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

Question 71: A network administrator receives a call from the sales department requesting ports 20 and 21 be opened on the company’s firewall to allow customers to retrieve a large file. Which of the following should the administrator perform BEFORE making the needed changes? (Choose two.)

A. Document the reason for the request
B. Scan the file for malware to protect the sales department’s computers
C. Follow the company’s approval process for the implementation
D. Install a TFTP server for the customers to use for the transfer
E. Create a honeypot to store the file on for the customers to use
F. Write the SLA for the sales department authorizing the change

Question 72: A user reports that a laptop cannot connect to the Internet despite the fact the wireless Internet was functioning on it yesterday. The user did not modify the laptop in any way, and the wireless Internet is functional on other users’ laptops. Which of the following issues should be reviewed to help the user to connect to the wireless network?

A. Wireless switch toggled off
B. WAP settings
C. WLAN IP address out of scope
D. Wireless controller misconfiguration

Question 73: A network administrator wants to increase the confidentiality of the system by hardening the authentication process. Currently, the users log in using usernames and passwords to access the system. Which of the following will increase the authentication factor to three?

A. Adding a fingerprint reader to each workstation and providing a RSA authentication token
B. Adding a fingerprint reader and retina scanner
C. Using a smart card and RSA token
D. Enforcing a stronger password policy and using a hand geometry scan

Question 74: A network technician is building a network for a small office. The office currently has cable TV and now requires access to the Internet without adding any cabling other than what is already in place. Which of the following solutions should the technician install to meet these requirements?

A. DOCSIS modem
B. Wireless router
C. DSL modem
D. Access point

Question 75: Which of the following VPN protocols establishes a secure session that can be initiated using a browser?

A. IPSec
B. SSL VPN
C. PTP
D. PPTP

Question 76: A network administrator wishes to ensure there are no unnecessary open communication paths into a server. Using a port scanner, the administrator finds that ports are reported as closed. Which of the following BEST explains this response?

A. The ports belong to an active system and are denying requests
B. The ports are associated with deprecated services
C. The ports do not belong to a live system
D. The ports replied with a SYN/ACK response

Question 77: Users are reporting issues with slow connection speeds and a loss of connectivity on the newly installed wireless network. The issues are intermittent but seem to occur most often around midday. Which of the following is the MOST likely cause?

A. There is interference from small appliances
B. The signal coverage area is too small
C. Not enough DHCP addresses have been allotted
D. The DNS cache on the users’ computers has become corrupt

Question 78: Which of the following physical security controls is MOST likely to be susceptible to a false positive?

A. Identification card
B. Biometric device
C. Proximity reader
D. Video camera

Question 79: An assistant systems analyst reports the following findings of an investigation of slow Internet connections in a remote office to the senior systems analyst:

Which of the following devices is causing the issue?

A. Router
B. Firewall
C. Switch 1
D. Switch 2

Question 80: A small business developed an in-house application that is very sensitive to network latency when a communicating between servers. Due to a lack of funds, the business had to build its own network for workstations and servers. Now a network administrator must redesign the network due to performance issues with the application. Which of the following would be the MOST cost effective for the administrator to recommend?

A. Create Ethernet VLANs
B. Disable autonegotiation on the servers
C. Install 10Gb Ethernet NICs in the servers
D. Install Fibre Channel for the server network

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