Over 500 CompTIA Network+ N10-007 Exam Questions and Answers

Question 51: A network technician is diagnosing a time-out issue generated from an end user’s web browser. The web browser issues standard HTTP get and post commands to interact with the website. Given this information, the technician would like to analyze the entire TCP handshake of the HTTP requests offline. Which of the following tools would allow the technician to view the handshake?

A. Packet analyzer
B. Port analyzer
C. SNMP traps
D. Spectrum analyzer

Question 52: A customer cannot access a company’s secure website. The company’s network security is reviewing the firewall for the server and finds the following output:

Which of the following changes should be made to allow all customers to access the company’s secure website?

A. Allow any any 443
B. Allow any any 443
C. Allow 443 any any
D. Allow any 80

Question 53: Which of the following is used to classify network data for the purpose of providing QoS?


Question 54: A network technician needs to separate a web server listening on port 80 from the internal LAN and secure the server from the public Internet. The web server should be accessible to the public Internet over port 80 but not the private LAN. Currently, the network is segmented with a network-based firewall using the following IP addressing scheme on each interface:

Which of the following ones should the technician use to place the web server and which of the following firewall rules should the technician configure?

A. Place the web server in the public zone with an inbound rule from eth0 interface to accept traffic over port 80 designated to the web server
B. Place the web server in the DMZ with an inbound rule from eth0 interface to eth1 to accept traffic over port 80 designated to the web server
C. Place the web server in the private zone with an inbound rule from eth2 interface to eth1 to accept traffic over port 80 designated to the web server
D. Place the web server in the DMZ with an inbound rule from eth1 interface to eth0 to accept traffic over port 80 designated to the web server

Question 55: A company recently upgraded all of its printers to networked multifunction devices. Users can print to the new devices, but they would also like the ability to scan and fax files from their computers. Which of the following should the technician update to allow this functionality?

A. Device software
B. Printer drivers
C. Printer firmware
D. NIC drivers

Question 56: A disgruntled employee executes a man-in-the-middle attack on the company network. Layer 2 traffic destined for the gateway is redirected to the employee’s computer. This type of attack is an example of:

A. ARP cache poisoning
B. IP spoofing
C. amplified DNS attack
D. evil twin

Question 57: The process of attempting to exploit a weakness in a network after being given permission by the company is known as:

A. penetration testing
B. vulnerability scanning
C. reconnaissance
D. social engineering

Question 58: A typical cell tower will have microwave and cellular antennas. Which of the following network topologies do these represent? (Choose two.)

A. Point-to-multipoint
B. Bus
C. Point-to-point
D. Mesh
E. Peer-peer
F. Ring

Question 59: A network administrator has a monitoring system in place that is currently polling hundreds of network devices at regular intervals. The continuous polling is causing high CPU utilization on the server. Which of the following tasks should the administrator perform to resolve the CPU issue while maintaining full monitoring capabilities?

A. Remove SNMP polling and configure SNMP traps on each network device
B. Remove SNMP polling and implement snmpwalk on each network device
C. Upgrade SNMP to the latest version to mitigate vulnerabilities
D. Modify SNMP polling to poll only during business hours

Question 60: A contractor is setting up and configuring conference rooms for a convention. The contractor sets up each room in the conference center to allow wired Internet access going to individual tables. The contractor measured the distance between the hotel’s patch panel to the jack, and the distance is within Cat 5e specifications. The contractor is concerned that the room will be out of specification if cables are run in each room from the wall jacks. Which of the following actions should the contractor take to ensure the cable runs meet specifications and the network functions properly?

A. Place a switch at the hotel’s patch panel for connecting each room’s cables
B. Place a switch on each table to ensure strong connectivity
C. Place repeaters between the patch panel and the rooms
D. place a switch at the wall jack and run the cables in the room from there

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