Quiz: If You Get 19/35 of These Cyber Security Questions Right, You're Probably Not a Complete Idiot Online
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If You Get 19/35 of These Cyber Security Questions Right, You're Probably Not a Complete Idiot Online
by Heather Cahill
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Safety first, when you go online! Each day, it gets harder and harder to keep yourself protected when browsing online. There is always a new piece of technology that can make your data so much harder to protect. However, there are many methods you can use to help yourself. They may be tedious, like security questions or simple like two-factor authentication, but they're all useful tools. So, you think you know how to stay safe online?

Do you know about the different types of hackers and why they hack? What about the techniques they use to hack individuals or companies? Do you know what qualifies as hacking? So you know all of those, but do you know what a keylogger does? The world of hacking can be complicated!

Do you know how to protect yourself online? Do you know what a firewall does to protect you? How do you create a strong, perfectly crafted password? What about how to protect yourself from malware? It's all important stuff to know when protecting yourself on the net!

So, if you're the IT expert in your family or the tech-savvy one in your friend group, what are you waiting for? Take the quiz to see how safe you really are when you're on the web!

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How much do you know about how car engines work? And how much do you know about how the English language works? And what about how guns work? How much do you know? Lucky for you, HowStuffWorks is about more than providing great answers about how the world works. We are also here to bring joy to your day with fun quizzes, compelling photography and fascinating listicles. Some of our content is about how stuff works. Some is about how much you know about how stuff works. And some is just for fun! Because, well, did you know that having fun is an important part of how your brain works? Well, it is! So keep reading!