1,2,3: Protect Your PC

Please answer the following questions related to the recent reading you did on Internet Privacy and Security. They are typical multiple choice.

Question 1:   What is a firewall?
a piece of software or hardware that helps protect your PC against children and many computer programs and worms.
a piece of software or hardware that helps protect your PC against My Scene Barbies and many computer viruses and worms.
a piece of software or hardware that helps protect your PC against downloads and many computer programs and spyware.
a piece of software or hardware that helps protect your PC against hackers and many computer viruses and worms.

Question 2:   How does Internet Connection Firewall work?
Internet Connection Firewall works by allowing certain types of potentially harmful network communication.
Internet Connection Firewall works by blocking certain types of potentially harmful program adjustments.
Internet Connection Firewall works by blocking certain types of potentially harmful network communication.
Internet Connection Firewall works by blocking certain types of potentially harmful Salon Reps.

Question 3:   What can the Automatic Updates feature do?
The Automatic Updates feature can automatically download the latest Microsoft security updates while your computer is off and not connected to the Internet.
The Automatic Updates feature can automatically download the latest Microsoft security updates while you are on vacation.
The Automatic Updates feature can automatically download the latest Microsoft security updates while your computer is under attack.
The Automatic Updates feature can automatically download the latest Microsoft security updates while your computer is on and connected to the Internet.

Question 4:   What do you click in the control panel to get to the updates feature?
Phone and Modem Options
System
Performance and Maintenance
MSN Messenger 6.0

Question 5:   What is the Windows Update Web site?
http://windows/update.microsoft.com
http://windowsupdate@microsoft.com
http://update.windows.microsoft.com
http://windowsupdate.microsoft.com

Question 6:   In order for the 1,2,3 Protection of your PC to be complete, you must use the following Antivirus program:
McAfee
Norton Antivirus
Gramma's "no way-go away" ver 4.6 virus program
You can use a program of your choice

Question 7:   I have an earlier version of Windows, where can I find my built in firewall?
you can find it under Start>Control Panel>System>Firewalls
It is only available with Windows XP, but there are many firewall programs that might be right for you.
It comes already loaded with Windows 98/2000/ME - you don't have to worry about it.
Under your bed.

Question 8:   What else do I need besides the firewall?
You should install a firewall first, and then add other security measures, such as critical software patches from Windows Shopping and antivirus software from Norton.
a dog
none of the above
You should install a firewall first, and then add other security measures, such as critical software patches from Windows Update and antivirus software.

Question 9:   I have more than one computer networked in my home/office. Do I have to protect them all?
If you have more than one computer in a home or small-office network, you should protect one computer in the network
If you have more than one computer in a home or small-office network, you should protect every computer in the network only if they are used for high level things
no the dog can take care of the other computers.
If you have more than one computer in a home or small-office network, you should protect every computer in the network

Question 10:   What doesn't Internet Connection Firewall protect against?
Internet Connection Firewall in Windows XP can protect you from everything!
Internet Connection Firewall in Windows XP can protect you from nothing!
Internet Connection Firewall in Windows XP can protect you from bees!
Internet Connection Firewall in Windows XP cannot protect against viruses that spread through e-mail, spam or pop-up ads, access to an otherwise unsecured wireless network.

This Quiz has been designed by Michelle.