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CyberSecurity Awareness 2019 Crossword

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what is the part of the Internet that is not visible to regular users and is a vast network of websites & portals that are not categorized by search engines. DARK WEB
This happens when artificially created bogus clicks are used to manipulate Pay-Per-Click (PPC) advertising. The idea behind this practice is to increase the number of payable clicks, in order to generate revenue to advertisers. Cybercrooks use Botnet to create these types of scams. CLICKFRAUD
The act of falsifying the identity of the source of a communication or interaction. It is possible to spoof IP address, MAC address and email address. SPOOFING
A form of unwanted or unsolicited messages or communications typically received via e-mail but also occurring through text messaging, social networks or VoIP. SPAM
A means of isolating applications, code or entire operating systems in order to perform testing or evaluation. The sandbox limits the actions and resources available to the constrained item. SANDBOXING
Any means by which the keystrokes of a victim are recorded as they are typed into the physical keyboard. It can be a software solution or a hardware device used to capture anything that is typed on a keyboard KEYLOGGER
A trap or decoy used to distract attackers in order to prevent them from attacking actual production systems. It is a false system that is configured to look and function as a production system. HONEYPOT
The efforts to design, implement, and maintain security for an organization's network, which is connected to the Internet. It is a combination of logical/technical-, physical- and personnel-focused countermeasures, safeguards and security controls. CYBERSECURITY
Any attempt to violate the security perimeter of a logical environment it can focus on gathering information, damaging business processes, exploiting flaws, monitoring targets, interrupting business tasks, extracting value, causing damage to logical or physical assets or using system resources to support attacks against other targets. CYBERATTACK
A malicious technique by which a victim is tricked into clicking on a URL, button or other screen object other than that intended by or perceived by the user. CLICKJACKING
Malware that passes information about a computer user’s activities to an external party. SPYWARE
Method used by criminals to try to obtain financial or other confidential information (including user names and passwords) from internet users, usually by sending an email that looks as though it has been sent by a legitimate organization PHISHING
An acronym that stands for distributed denial of service – a form of cyber attack. This attack aims to make a service such as a website unusable by “flooding” it with malicious traffic or data from multiple sources (often botnets). DDOS
A form of malware that deliberately prevents you from accessing files on your computer – holding your data hostage. It will typically encrypt files and request that a ransom be paid in order to have them decrypted or recovered. RANSOMWARE
The moment a hacker successfully exploits a vulnerability in a computer or device, and gains access to its files and network. BREACH
A malicious application or script that can be used to take advantage of a computer’s vulnerability. EXPLOIT
the process of transforming information to make it unreadable to anyone who doesn’t have the password needed to decode it. ENCRYPTION
a contraction of “malicious software,” malware is a general term used to describe software that infiltrates or damages a computer. MALWARE
malware that appears to perform a benign or useful action but in fact performs a malicious action, such as transmitting a computer virus. TROJAN
A Internet address on the World Wide Web. It usually begins with http:// followed by the rest of the name of the resource. It is the common name for a site’s web page. URL
a computer that has been compromised, often by a botnet, so that an unauthorized person has complete control to use the computer to perform malicious tasks. ZOMBIE
Senior officers of the university responsible for determining how data in their area should be handled DATASTEWARDS
the process of identifying a piece of information, the veracity of information provided. In computers, it is the process of identifying a person or system with the username; password AUTHENTICATION
Skimming is a method used by identity thieves to capture information from a cardholder. Several approaches can be used by fraudsters to procure card information with the most advanced approach involving a small device place at ATMs and other point of sale locations such as a gas station. SKIMMING
A process of applying a mathematical algorithm against a set of data to produce a numeric value (a 'hash value') that represents the data. HASHING
An individual who breaches Web sites or secured communications systems to deliver political messages, including those related to foreign policy, or propaganda HACKTIVIST
‐ The act of sending an e‐mail to a user falsely claiming to be an established legitimate enterprise in an attempt to scam the user into surrendering private information that will be used for identity theft. The e‐mail directs the user to visit a website where they are asked to update personal information, such as passwords and credit card, social security, and bank account numbers that the legitimate organization already has. The Web site, however, is bogus and set up only to steal the user's information PHARMING
a secret phrase that helps protect accounts, files, folders, and other confidential information PASSPHRASE
What is a trojan that stays dormant on a computer until it is remotely activated by another user. RAT
A term used to describe any fraudulent business or scheme that takes money or other goods from an unsuspecting person. SCAM
What is a fraudulent action similar to phishing, using SMS (text) messages rather than e-mail messages to send bait messages to people. SMISHING
A small text file placed on your computer when you visit a website, that allows the website to keep track of your visit details and store your preferences. COOKIE
acquisition and use of a person's private identifying information IDENTITY THEFT

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Securing Your Devices Word Search

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Stay Informed
Vulnerability
Cookies
Close Accounts
Privacy Settings
Encryption
Malware
Antivirus
Authentication
Biometrics
Breach
Clear Cache
Click Bait
Computer
Data
Devices
Hacking
Internet
Laptop
Malicious Actor
Managers
Mixed case letters
Multi Factor
Network Security
Numbers
Passphrase
Phishing
Phone
PUA
Ransomware
Risk
Router
Security Key
Sign Out
Social Media
Software
Special Characters
Strong Password
Tablet
Trojan Horse
Unique
Verification
Virus
VPN

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OPSEC is not Puzzling Crossword

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What you should do to your anti-virus software on a regular basis UPDATE
What you should do to all papers with PII or other sensitive information SHRED
Where you should keep your badge when off-site Outofsite
An adversary is considered a _________ THREAT
"Computer1234" would be a bad example of this PASSWORD
Actions that mitigate a threat COUNTERMEASURES
An option to protect your credit FREEZE
What potential harm from poor OPSEC is called RISK
What you must do to emails containing Critical Information ENCRYPT
What a weakness in our practices or defenses is called VULNERABILITY
The type of information that OPSEC protects CRITICALINFORMATION
The number of steps in the OPSEC process FIVE
The Freedom of Information Act is for what type of information FOUO
It is very important to use privacy settings on _______________ SOCIAL MEDIA
What you should remove each time you walk away from your NMCI computer CAC
What you cannot take with your smartphone or camera anywhere onsite PICTURES
What you should practice whenever you discuss your work with anyone NEED TO KNOW
OPSEC is a _______ effort TEAM
What is the abbreviation of the list that shows the commands Critical Information CIL
The kind of email account you can't use to conduct Government business PERSONAL

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Cyber Security Crossword

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process of confirming the correctness of the claimed identity authentication
approval, permission, or empowerment for someone or something to do something authorization
cryptanalysis technique or other kind of attack method involving an exhaustive procedure that tries all possibilities, one-by-one brute force
encrypted form of the message being sent ciphertext
stripping one llayer's headers and passing the rest of the packet up to next higher layer decapsulation
TCP/IP protocol specifying the transfer of text or binary files across the network File Transfer Protocol
pseudo IP address that always refer back to the local host and never sent out to a network (127.0.0.1) loopback address
software appearing to perform a useful function but actually tricks a user into executing malicious logic (e.g. Trojan horse) malicious code
prove that a user sent a message and the message has not been altered non repudiation
sequence of eight bits octet
e-mails that appear to originate from a trusted source to trick a user into entering valid credentials on a fake website phishing
gaining unauthorized logical access to sensitive data by circumventing a system's protections penetration
type of input validation attack where SQL code is inserted into application queries to manipulate the database SQL injection
basic communication language or "protocol" of the Internet TCP/IP
hidden, self-replicating section of computer software that inserts itself and becomes part of the another program virus

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HIPAA COMPLIANCE TRAINING Crossword

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I can not take _______________ inside the Hospital. Selfies
What do the initials ePHI stand for electronically Protected Health _________ ? Information
Abbreviation for the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996? HIPAA
Every patient has the right to ___________ with their medical treatment and conditions. Privacy
By law hospitals must train annually on HIPAA ____________. Compliance
Hospitals have ___________ and procedures to meet Federal HIPAA rules and regulations. policies
If you suspect someone is violating the facility's privacy policy , you should? report
HIPAA security and privacy applies to everyone ______ in the facility. working
HIPAA is governed by _____ and Human Services? Health
HIPAA was created with _____ standards for all patients. Security
Accessible __________ Health Information (PHI) is limited to only that information needed for performance of services. Protected
Personally identifiable health information is protected by HIPAA includes photographic, electronic, spoken word and ______? Paper
I may not post any identifiable information on______? Social media
All information regarding patients must stay confidential. I can not even tell my friends or ____. Family
I may not share my computer log-in _____ with anyone. Password

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Cybersecurity Awareness Crossword

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A form of malicious software that piggybacks onto legitimate application code in order to spread and reproduce itself Virus
The process of verifying the identity of a user authentication
A collection of computers compromised by malicious code and controlled across a network botnet
Data in its encrypted form ciphertext
The unauthorized transfer of information from a network exfiltration
Device or program that limits network traffic firewall
An unauthorized user who attempts to access an information system hacker
An unauthorized act of bypassing the security mechanisms of a network intrusion
Software that tracks keystrokes keylogger
Software that compromises the operation of a system by performing an unauthorized function malware
A string of characters used to authenticate a user password
A digital form of social engineering to deceive individuals into providing sensitive information phishing
Indiscriminately sent unsolicited bulk messages spam
A self-replicating, self-propagating, self-contained program that uses networking mechanisms to spread itself worm

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Information Security Word Search

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This word search contains the following answers:

awareness
data
strategy
regulation
breach
threat
control
access
HIPAA
ARRA
integrity
confidentiality
availability
security
privacy

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E-Safety Crossword

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What do you call a program that is sent to harm your computer virus
What is it called to break into another computer system hacking
What software can we use to protect out computer ---- virus? anti
I'm online and I meet someone my age in a chat room. Is it OK to give them my address or phone number? NO
In stead of using a photo of yourself, you should create an...? avatar
an email message sent to a large number of people without their consent, usually promoting a product or service spam
what is a computer program sent to gather information from your computer called? malware
What is a network security system used to stop unauthorised access called? firewall
what should you use to protect your user area? password
A password should included numbers, uppercase letters, symbols and ......... letters? lowercase
what is it called if people are nasty to you online? cyberbullying
Dont open ...... from people you dont know attachments
A term used to stop a computer reaching something on the internet, to stop a program running, or to stop someone from contacting you on a chat service. block
A program that can do things without the user of the computer having to give it instructions. Bot
A means of preventing certain types of material, keywords or anything you decide to block from reaching your computer. filter
An attempt to trick people into visiting malicious websites by sending emails or other messages which pretend to come from banks or online shops. phishing
a program that secretly monitors your actions. spyware
a person who posts inflammatory comments or messages in an online community such as a forum, chatroom, blog or on social networking sites. troll
when copying information or images off the internet you must check for what legal information? copyright
you need to check that the information you get off the web is R....... reliable

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HIPAA WORD SEARCH

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NECESSARY
PROTECTED
MINIMUM
MEDICAL RECORD
ELECTRONIC
RESIDENT
AUTHORIZATION
IDENTITY
ACCOUNTABILITY
CIVIL RIGHTS
SAFEGUARDS
LAWSUITS
CONFIDENTIALITY
REGULATIONS
INSURANCE
HEALTH
SECURITY
RELEASE
OFFICER
INFORMATION
ACCESS
DISCLOSURE
PASSWORD
ASSOCIATE
PRIVACY
COMPLIANT
GUARDIAN

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Information Security Awareness October 2018 Crossword

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The fraudulent attempt to obtain sensitive information by disguising as a trustworthy entity using an electronic communication. phishing
A form of malicious software that threatens to publish the victim's data or perpetually block access to it until paid. ransomware
Websites and applications that enable users to create and share content. socialmedia
The global system of interconnected computer networks. internet
The knowledge users learn and posses regarding the protection of an organization awareness
Algorithms to create complex codes out of simple data, effectively making it more difficult for cyber thieves to gain access to the information. encryption
A password or passphrase should included numbers, uppercase letters, symbols and ......... letters? lowercase
A sequence of words or other text used to control access to a computer system or data. passphrase
Don't open ...... from people you don't know. attachments
A program that secretly monitors your actions. spyware
The name a person is called when they try to break into another computer system. hacker
The action or process of identifying the presence of something concealed. Detection
Software that is intended to damage or disable computers and computer systems. malware
Refers to the process of making copies of data or data files to use in the event the original data or data files are lost or destroyed. backup

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