computer security Crossword

Created
Jun 8, 2019
Type
Crossword
Description

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advertisement and or ads adware
secret way to control a computer backdoor
sent to spam botnet
rules to follow Code of Conduct
scans finger fingerprint scanner
gain access to date hacker
disrupt or damage computer malware
usage of green materials green computing
protection of computer firewall
small files stored on computer cookie
break into a copyright cracker
converting info into a code encryption

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Cyber Security Crossword

Created
Apr 25, 2016
Type
Crossword
Description

This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

any software program in which advertising banners are displayed while the program is running. Adware
designed to detect and destroy computer viruses. Antivirus
an attempt by hackers to damage or destroy a computer network or system. Attack
a method, often secret, of bypassing normal authentication in a product back door
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
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. Blended threat
are similar to worms and Trojans, but earn their unique name by performing a wide variety of automated tasks on behalf of their master (the cybercriminals) who are often safely located somewhere far across the Internet. bots
are small files that Web sites put on your computer hard disk drive when you first visit cookie
body of technologies, processes and practices designed to protect networks, computers, programs and data from attack, damage or unauthorized access cyber security
made possible by using algorithms to create complex codes out of simple data, effectively making it more difficult for cyberthieves to gain access to the information encryption
a network security system, either hardware- or software-based, that controls incoming and outgoing network traffic based on a set of rules. firewall
someone who seeks and exploits weaknesses in a computer system or computer network. hacker
global system of interconnected computer networks that use the Internet protocol suite internet
a local or restricted communications network, especially a private network created using World Wide Web software. intranet
used to describe any code in any part of a software system or script that is intended to cause undesired effects, security breaches or damage to a system. malicious code
the activity of defrauding an online account holder of financial information by posing as a legitimate company. phishing
software that enables a user to obtain covert information about another's computer activities by transmitting data covertly from their hard drive. spyware
any malicious computer program which is used to hack into a computer by misleading users of its true intent trojan horse
a piece of code that is capable of copying itself and typically has a detrimental effect, such as corrupting the system or destroying data virus
a standalone malware computer program that replicates itself in order to spread to other computers. worm

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Technology Crossword Puzzle

Created
Aug 4, 2016
Type
Crossword
Description

This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

A client software program that runs against a Web server or other Internet server and enables a user to navigate the World Wide Web (WWW) to access and display data. Browser
A part of a computer system or network that is designed to block unauthorized access while permitting outward communication. Firewall
The combination of typeface and other qualities, such as size, pitch, and spacing. Font
A word or group of words that act as a way to cross reference to other documents or files on the computer. Link
A device that feeds data into a computer, such as a keyboard or mouse. Input
Any computer-generated information displayed on screen, printed on paper or in machine readable form, such as disk and tape. Output
Usually comprises the display device, circuitry, casing, and power supply. Monitor
Sending an email, posting photos on a social media site and using your webcam. Upload
An error, flaw, failure, or fault in a computer program or system that causes it to produce an incorrect or unexpected result or to behave in unintended ways. Bug
Usually consists of eight bits. Byte
The exclusive right, as recognized separately in each country, to publish and sell literary, artistic, or musical materials. Copyright
copy (data) from one computer system to another, typically over the Internet. Download
The collection of physical parts of a computer system. Hardware
A software system that links topics on the screen to related information and graphics, which are typically accessed by a point-and-click method. Hypertext
A measure of the amount of computational work that a computer system performs. Load

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Technology Crossword

Created
Aug 12, 2016
Type
Crossword
Description

This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

The opening page of a website. homepage
A computer language used to create web pages. HTML
A file format for compressing pictures JPEG
A link from a hypertext file or document to another location or file, activated by clicking on a highlighted word or image on the screen. hyperlink
The ability to use technology to find, organize, and evaluate information. digitalliteracy
A group of networked computers that share a common address (.edu, .com). Domain
The process of converting data into code. encryption
A security system that protects a network. firewall
A way to narrow search results by using the operators AND, OR, & NOT. BooleanLogic
A temporary storage place for quick retrieval of frequently used data. cache
A small text file stored in a computer’s hard drive by a website. cookie
An organized collection of information that is searchable. database
To practice appropriate and responsible behavior when using technology digitalcitizenship
The text field in a web browser where an URL is displayed or typed. addressbar
The amount of data that can be sent through a connection at one time. bandwidth
To save the URL of a webpage for easy access in the future. bookmark
Instructions you input for a computer to follow. code
The action of writing CODE or instructions for the computer to follow. programming
An unit of memory (8 binary digits represent a character). byte
Central Processing Unit- The brain of the computer. cpu
A program that searches for items in a database or sites on the WWW. searchengine
Uniform Resource Locator- The address of a resource on the WWW. url
A program used to navigate the WWW. browser
The global system of interconnected computer networks that link billions of devices. internet
A set of computers connected together for the purpose of sharing resources. network
Hyper Text Transfer Protocol- the set of rules for transferring files on the World Wide Web. http

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Unit 1 vocabulary Word Search

Created
Aug 18, 2017
Type
Word Search
Description

This word search contains the following answers:

worm
virus
adware
cookies
spam
encryption
cybercrime
spoofing
computer forensics
vandalism
piracy
copyright
phishing
quarantine
firewall
hacker
punctual
honesty
plagiarize
intergrity

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Cyber Security Awareness Word Search

Created
Sep 21, 2018
Type
Word Search
Description

This word search contains the following answers:

CODE
SPOOFING
INTERNET
HTTPS
HONEYPOT
HASHING
FORENSICS
FTP
EXPLOIT
DECRYPTION
CRYPTOGRAPHY
CONTROL
CIPHER
CONTAINMENT
COMPLIANCE
BACKDOOR
BEHAVIOUR
BIOMETRICS
VECTOR
ADWARE
POLICY
HARVESTING
EMAIL
MONITOR
AUDIT
AUTHORIZATION
ASSET
CLOUD
KEYLOGGER
NETWORK
TROJAN
WORM
CONFIDENTIALITY
AVAILABILITY
INTEGRITY
WIFI
VULNERABILITY
USERNAME
THREAT
BOTNET
SPYWARE
RANSOMWARE
VIRUS
MALEWARE
CERTIFICATE
AUTHENTICATION
FIREWALL
ENCRYPTION
ATTACK
AWARENESS
PASSWORD
PRIVACY
SECURITY
BREACH
HACKER
PHISHING

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Cyber Security Word Search

Created
Mar 27, 2017
Type
Word Search
Description

This word search contains the following answers:

zombie
hacktivism
spam
worm
spoofing
spyware
steganography
sniffing
phishing
ISP
firewall
encryption
domain
virus
click-jacking
adware
security
Cyber Crime

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Technology Bingo Cards

Created
Feb 14, 2019
Type
Bingo Cards
Description

These bingo cards contain the following answers:

Trojan Horse
public domain
plagiarism
spam
cookies
spyware
identity theft
computer ethics
copyright
spoofing
phishing
restore
encryption
license agreement
backup
adware
firewall
piracy
cyber crime
hacker
antivirus software
worm
rogue security software
rootkit

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Cybersecurity Crossword

Created
Jun 11, 2019
Type
Crossword
Description

This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

Symbol to look for before entering ANY personal details Padlock
Irrelevant or unsolicited messages sent over the Internet, typically to a large number of users, for the purposes of advertising, phishing, spreading malware, etc. Spam
Software that is specifically designed to disrupt, damage, or gain unauthorized access to a computer system Malware
A person who uses computers to gain unauthorised access to data Hacker
The secure version of HTTP HTTPS
A name used in conjunction with a password to gain access to a computer system or a network service Username
Files sent through email Attachments
Trying to steal other people's senstive information Phishing
A piece of software or hardware that blocks certain types of traffic Firewall
Software and services that run on the Internet instead of your computer Cloud

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Computer and Internet Terms Crossword

Created
Aug 31, 2016
Type
Crossword
Description

This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

spyware spyware
spoofing spoofing
social engineering social engineering
script kiddie script kiddie
DoS Attack Dos Attack
cyberextortionist cyberextortionist
cracker cracker
botnet botnet
biometric device biometric device
backdoor backdoor

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Glossary Crossword

Created
Sep 2, 2016
Type
Crossword
Description

This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

security identification device like facial recognition and fingerprints BiometricDevice
zombie army or a network of private computers infected with malicious software botnet
the process of uncovering and interpreting electronic data while trying to preserve any evidence in its most original form digitalforensics
an individual with extensive computer knowledge whose purpose is to breach or bypass internet security or gain access to software cracker
an attempt to make a machine or network resource unavailable to its intended users DoSattack
the environmentally responsible and eco-friendly use of computers and their resources. greencomputing
the activity of defrauding an online account holder of financial information by posing as a legitimate company phishing
a person who uses existing computer scripts or code to hack into computers, lacking the expertise to write their own. scriptkiddie
A scam where an intruder tries to gain access to a users system by pretending to be them spoofing
A computer that has been taken over by a hacker, virus, or trojan program zombie

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