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Local user accounts are stored in the SAM database. True or False?
true
Each user account is assigned a ___________ to ensure that security is kept intact if the account is renamed.
SID
Which logon method requires users to press Ctrl+Alt+Delete before logging on?

a. Windows Welcome
b. Secure logon
c. Fast user switching
d. Automatic logon
b. Secure logon
Which logon method allows multiple users to have applications running on the computer at the same time?

a. Windows Welcome
b. Secure logon
c. Fast user switching
d. Automatic logon
c. Fast user switching
Which characters are not allowed in user account names? (Select all that apply.)
a. \
b. +
c. $
d. *
e. !
a. \
b. +
d. *
Because user names are case sensitive, you can use capitalization to ensure that they are
unique. True or False?
False
Which characteristics apply to the Administrator account? (Choose all that apply.)

a. It has a blank password by default.
b. It cannot be deleted.
c. It cannot be renamed.
d. It is visible on the logon screen.
e. It can be locked out.
a. It has a blank password by default.
b. It cannot be deleted.
Which characteristics apply to the Guest account? (Choose all that apply.)

a. It has a blank password by default.
b. It cannot be deleted.
c. It cannot be renamed.
d. It is disabled by default.
e. It can be locked out.
a. It has a blank password by default.
b. It cannot be deleted
d. It is disabled by default.
Because the initial user account created during installation is a member of the Administrators
group, it has all of the characteristics of the Administrator account. True or False?
true
The ___________ built-in local group has been depreciated and is no longer recommended for use
by Microsoft.
Power user
Standard users are members of which built-in local group?

a. Administrators
b. Guests
c. Remote Desktop Users
d. Users
d. Users
Standard user accounts are more usable in Windows 7 than previous versions of Windows because User Account Control elevates privileges as required. True or False?
True
Which tasks can be performed by using the User Accounts applet in Control Panel? (Choose
all that apply.)

a. Change your password
b. Change your picture
c. Change your group memberships
d. Change your account type
e. Change your name
a. Change your password
b. Change your picture
d. Change your account type
e. Change your name
password reset disk contains ____________.
encrypted copy of the user password
Which user management tool is required to assign
logon script to a user?

a. User Accounts in Control Panel
b. Local Users and Groups MMC snap-in
c. Advanced User Accounts applet
d. Advanced Users and Groups MMC snap-in
b. Local Users and Groups MMC snap-in
What is a risk of resetting a user password?

a. The user account becomes corrupted.
b. EFS-encrypted fi les cannot be accessed.
c. The security permissions for the user account are lost.
d. The password is not encrypted until changed by the user at fi rst logon.
b. EFS-encrypted files cannot be accessed.
Which file in a profile contains user-specific registry settings?

a. AppData
b. NTUSER.DAT
c. NTUSER.MAN
d. SYSTEM.DAT
e. Local Settings
b. NTUSER.DAT
Which profile is copied to create a profile for new user accounts?

a. Default User
b. Public
c. Blank
d. Default
e. New
a. Default User
A roaming profile is located on a network server. True or False?
True
Which profile is merged into each user profile when the user is logged on?

a. Default User
b. Public
c. Blank
d. Default
e. New
b. Public
In a domain-based network, each server authenticates users by using the SAM database.
True or False?
False
The ___________ group becomes a member of the Administrators local group when a Windows 7
computer joins a domain.
Domain Admin
Which editions of Windows 7 have the option to use Parental Controls? (Choose all that
apply.)

a. Windows 7 Home Premium
b. Windows 7 Business
c. Windows 7 Ultimate
d. Windows 7 Enterprise in a workgroup
e. Windows 7 Enterprise in a domain
a. Windows 7 Home Premium
c. Windows 7 Ultimate
d. Windows 7 Enterprise in a workgroup
Time limits can be configured separately for each day of the month. True or False?
False
Which program or utility do you use to copy an existing user profile to the default user
profile?
c. Sysprep
Which security feature in Windows 7 prevents malware by limiting user privilege levels?

a. Windows Defender
b. User Account Control (UAC)
c. Microsoft Security Essentials
d. Service SIDs
b. User Account Control (UAC)
The default privilege level for services is LocalSystem. True or False?
False
When compared to Windows XP, which networking features have been updated or added
in Windows 7 to enhance security? (Choose all that apply.)

a. TCP/IPv4
b. Network Access Protection (NAP)
c. Point-to-Point Tunneling Protocol (PPTP)
d. Internet Connection Sharing
e. Windows Firewall
b. Network Access Protection (NAP)
e. Windows Firewall
When compared to Windows Vista, which data protection feature is new in Windows 7?

a. Local security policy
b. BitLocker Drive Encryption
c. EFS
d. BitLocker To Go
e. Network Access Protection (NAP)
d. BitLocker To Go
Which of the following passwords meet complexity requirements? (Choose all that apply.)

a. passw0rd$
b. ##$$@@
c. ake1vyue
d. a1batr0$$
e. A%5j
a. passw0rd$
d. a1batr0$$
Which password policy setting should you use to prevent users from reusing their passwords
too quickly?

a. Maximum password age
b. Minimum password age
c. Minimum password length
d. Password must meet complexity requirements
e. Store passwords using reversible encryption
b. Minimum password age
Which account lockout policy setting is used to confi gure the time frame in which incorrect
logon attempts must be conducted before an account is locked out?

a. Account lockout duration
b. Account lockout threshold
c. Reset account lockout counter after
d. Account lockout release period
c. Reset account lockout counter after
The _____ local policy controls the tasks users are allowed to perform.
User rights assignment
Which type of AppLocker rule condition can uniquely identify any fi le regardless of its
location?

a. Publisher
b. Hash
c. Network zone
d. Path
b. Hash
How would you create AppLocker rules if you wanted to avoid updating the rules when
most software is already installed?

a. Manually create rules for each application
b. Automatically generate rules
c. Create default rules
d. Download rule templates
c. Create default rules
Evaluating DLL files for software restrictions has a minimal impact on performance because
of caching. True or False?
False
Which utilities can be used to compare the settings in a security template against a computer
configuration? (Choose all that apply.)

a. Secedit
b. Windows Defender
c. Security Templates snap-in
d. Group Policy Object Editor
e. Security Confi guration and Analysis tool
a. Secedit
e. Security Confi guration and Analysis tool
To which event log are audit events written?

a. Application
b. Security
c. System
d. Audit
e. Advanced Audit
b. Security
An ________ is used to describe the structure of an application and trigger UAC when
required.
application manifest
What are you disabling when you configure UAC to not dim the desktop?

a. Admin Approval Mode
b. file and registry virtualization
c. user-initiated prompts
d. secure desktop
d. secure desktop
Microsoft Security Essentials requires a subscription fee after a 90-day trial period. True
or false?
False
Which of the following does Action Center monitor? (Choose all that apply.)

a. Network Firewall
b. Windows Update
c. User Account Control
d. Internet security settings
e. Virus protection
a. Network Firewall
b. Windows Update
c. User Account Control
d. Internet security settings
e. Virus protection
To prevent spyware installation, you should configure Windows Defender to perform __________.
real time scanning
Which type of encryption is the fastest, strongest, and best suited to encrypting large
amounts of information?

a. Symmetric
b. 128 bit
c. Asymmetric
d. Hash
e. Public key
a. Symmetric
To encrypt a file by using EFS, the file must be stored on an NTFS-formatted partition. True
or False?
true
How can you recover EFS-encrypted files if the user profile holding the digital certificate is
accidentally deleted? (Choose all that apply.)

a. Restore the file from backup.
b. Restore the user certificate from a backup copy.
c. Another user with access to the file can decrypt it.
d. Decrypt the file by using the recovery certificate.
e. Decrypt the file by using the EFS recovery snap-in.
b. Restore the user certificate from a backup copy.
c. Another user with access to the file can decrypt it.
d. Decrypt the file by using the recovery certificate.
Which of the following is not true about BitLocker Drive Encryption?

a. BitLocker Drive Encryption requires at least two disk partitions.
b. BitLocker Drive Encryption is designed to be used with a TPM.
c. Two encryption keys are used to protect data.
d. Data is still encrypted when BitLocker Drive Encryption is disabled.
e. You must use a USB drive to store the startup key.
e. You must use a USB drive to store the startup key.
BitLocker Drive Encryption is user aware and can be used to protect individual files on a
shared computer. True or False?
false
Which is the preferred setting for Windows Update?

a. Install updates automatically
b. Download updates but let me choose whether to install them
c. Check for updates but let me choose whether to download and install them
d. Never check for updates
a. Install updates automatically
Which categories of updates can be downloaded and installed automatically by Windows
Update? (Choose all that apply.)

a. Critical
b. Important
c. Recommended
d. Optional
e. Feature update
b. Important
c. Recommended
d. Optional