Test Your Security IQ

Discussion in 'other anti-malware software' started by ronjor, May 16, 2013.

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  1. ronjor

    ronjor Global Moderator

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    http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,2817,2418514,00.asp
     
  2. Noob

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    Lemme try!!! :D
    Got 7/10.
     
  3. atomomega

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    I got 6/10... maybe I should reconsider being a Wilders member... lol
     
  4. Solarlynx

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    6/10
    This test tells horror stories.
     
  5. Noob

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    Hahahahahaha to be Wilders worthy you must get a 9/10! :D
    Seems like 5.2k Posts and years of reading Wilders have barely made a difference.
     
  6. CrusherW9

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    I got a 9/10. I choose phishing instead of smishing. Has anyone even heard of smishing before?
     
  7. Solarlynx

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    I never.
     
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    8/10! thanks, was very fun.
     
  10. Solarlynx

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    Short explanation was given in the PCMag test. So during the test you learn. :)
     
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    7/10 here
     
  12. JRViejo

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    Solarlynx, yes it was explained, yet my linked article details "Protecting Yourself From SMiShing" on page 2, well suited for readers of this forum who might not be members.
     
  13. J_L

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    My first try was 8/10. Actually got Smishing right, but put Rootkit for the USB Virus and Trojan for the PDF APT.
     
  14. merisi

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    I got 8/10 but most of my answers were educated guesses. Had it not been multiple choice I fear I may have got only a couple right.
     
  15. hamlet

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    9/10 with several educated guesses. Sort of a fun way to start the day.
     
  16. guest

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    7/10. Not that bad it seems. :cool:

    P.S. : OMG over 50 scripts and I don't know which ones need to be allowed. Ended up allowing them all lol.
     
  17. jmonge

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    i got 8/10 ;)
     
  18. The Red Moon

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    8/10 for me.

    Smishing was a pure guess lol.
     
  19. SirDrexl

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    I got 8/10 because I had never heard of smishing or advanced persistent threat.
     
  20. woomera

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    5/10

    rofl @ smishing...
     
  21. ZeroDay

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    8/10 Guessed at smishing too lol.
     
  22. 0strodamus

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    That page had more RequestPolicy hits than anything I've ever visited!

    8/10 for me. Smishing got me too. Made me a little nostalgic for the print version of PC Magazine. I've learned quite a bit from Mr. Rubenking over the many years I had a subscription.
     
  23. PrevxHelp

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    Phew! I'm in the right industry - 10/10 :)
     
  24. guest

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    Congratulations! Now when will you buy us some drinks? *puppy*
     
  25. bigc73542

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    I guess no one is perfect all the time
     

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