Quiz - Viruses

Question 1 of 5


What does spyware do?

Select one of the following:

  • A ninja spy's on you

  • It's a piece of software that can stay hidden in your PC which can take your log in details for websites and bank details.

Question 2 of 5


What is a Trojan horse virus?

Select one of the following:

  • A standalone program and you won’t notice it and it will attempted to steal information and send it back to the placer of the Trojan horse virus.

  • A wooden horse appears on screen and you can't click on anything.

Question 3 of 5


What act made hacking illegal?

Select one of the following:

  • Antihacking Act 1985

  • The Computer Misuse Act 1990

Question 4 of 5


What are cookies?

Select one of the following:

  • Something that websites have to allow them to see what websites you have been on.

  • They offer to sell you biscuits

Question 5 of 5


What is Phishing?

Select one of the following:

  • Phishing is attempting to acquire information (and sometimes, indirectly, money) such as usernames, passwords, and credit card details by masquerading as a trustworthy entity in an electronic communication. To get information from your email.

  • Fishing spelled incorrectly

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GCSE GCSE ICT Quiz on Quiz - Viruses, created by DolphDog on 05/07/2013.

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