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EC-Council 312-49 Exam -

Free 312-49 Sample Questions:

Q: 1 When an investigator contacts by telephone the domain administrator or controller listed by a whois lookup to request all e-mails sent and received for a user account be preserved, what U.S.C. statute authorizes this phone call and obligates the ISP to preserve e-mail records?
A. Title 18, Section 1030
B. Title 18, Section 2703(d)
C. Title 18, Section Chapter 90
D. Title 18, Section 2703(f)
Answer: D

Q: 2 If you come across a sheepdip machine at your client site, what would you infer?
A. A sheepdip coordinates several honeypots
B. A sheepdip computer is another name for a honeypot
C. A sheepdip computer is used only for virus-checking.
D. A sheepdip computer defers a denial of service attack
Answer: C

Q: 3 In a computer forensics investigation, what describes the route that evidence takes from the time you find it until the case is closed or goes to court?
A. rules of evidence
B. law of probability
C. chain of custody
D. policy of separation
Answer: C

Q: 4 How many characters long is the fixed-length MD5 algorithm checksum of a critical system file?
A. 128
B. 64
C. 32
D. 16
Answer: C

Q: 5 In a forensic examination of hard drives for digital evidence, what type of user is most likely to have the most file slack to analyze?
A. one who has NTFS 4 or 5 partitions
B. one who uses dynamic swap file capability
C. one who uses hard disk writes on IRQ 13 and 21
D. one who has lots of allocation units per block or cluster
Answer: D

Q: 6 What does the superblock in Linux define?
A. file system names
B. available space
C. location of the first inode
D. disk geometry
Answer: B, C, D

Q: 7 In what way do the procedures for dealing with evidence in a criminal case differ from the procedures for dealing with evidence in a civil case?
A. evidence must be handled in the same way regardless of the type of case
B. evidence procedures are not important unless you work for a law enforcement agency
C. evidence in a criminal case must be secured more tightly than in a civil case
D. evidence in a civil case must be secured more tightly than in a criminal case
Answer: C

Q: 8 The newer Macintosh Operating System is based on:
A. OS/2
B. BSD Unix
C. Linux
D. Microsoft Windows
Answer: B

Q: 9 Before you are called to testify as an expert, what must an attorney do first?
A. engage in damage control
B. prove that the tools you used to conduct your examination are perfect
C. read your curriculum vitae to the jury
D. qualify you as an expert witness
Answer: D

Q: 10 You are contracted to work as a computer forensics investigator for a regional bank that has four 30 TB storage area networks that store customer data. What method would be most efficient for you to acquire digital evidence from this network?
A. create a compressed copy of the file with DoubleSpace
B. create a sparse data copy of a folder or file
C. make a bit-stream disk-to-image fileC
D. make a bit-stream disk-to-disk file
Answer: C

Q: 11 You are working for a large clothing manufacturer as a computer forensics investigator and are called in to investigate an unusual case of an employee possibly stealing clothing designs from the company and selling them under a different brand name for a different company. What you discover during the course of the investigation is that the clothing designs are actually original products of the employee and the company has no policy against an employee selling his own designs on his own time. The only thing that you can find that the employee is doing wrong is that his clothing design incorporates the same graphic symbol as that of the company with only the wording in the graphic being different. What area of the law is the employee violating?
A. trademark law
B. copyright law
C. printright law
D. brandmark law
Answer: A

Q: 12 What file structure database would you expect to find on floppy disks?
B. FAT32
C. FAT16
D. FAT12
Answer: D

Q: 13 What type of attack occurs when an attacker can force a router to stop forwarding packets by flooding the router with many open connections simultaneously so that all the hosts behind the router are effectively disabled?
A. digital attack
B. denial of service
C. physical attack
D. ARP redirect
Answer: B

Q: 14 When examining a file with a Hex Editor, what space does the file header occupy?
A. the last several bytes of the file
B. the first several bytes of the file
C. none, file headers are contained in the FAT
D. one byte at the beginning of the file
Answer: D

Q: 15 In the context of file deletion process, which of the following statement holds true?
A. When files are deleted, the data is overwritten and the cluster marked as available
B. The longer a disk is in use, the less likely it is that deleted files will be overwritten
C. While booting, the machine may create temporary files that can delete evidence
D. Secure delete programs work by completely overwriting the file in one go
Answer: C

Q: 16 A suspect is accused of violating the acceptable use of computing resources, as he has visited adult websites and downloaded images. The investigator wants to demonstrate that the suspect did indeed visit these sites. However, the suspect has cleared the search history and emptied the cookie cache. Moreover, he has removed any images he might have downloaded. What can the investigator do to prove the violation? Choose the most feasible option.
A. Image the disk and try to recover deleted files
B. Seek the help of co-workers who are eye-witnesses
C. Check the Windows registry for connection data (You may or may not recover)
D. Approach the websites for evidence
Answer: A

Q: 17 A(n) _____________________ is one that's performed by a computer program rather than the attacker manually performing the steps in the attack sequence.
A. blackout attack
B. automated attack
C. distributed attack
D. central processing attack
Answer: B

Q: 18 The offset in a hexadecimal code is:
A. The last byte after the colon
B. The 0x at the beginning of the code
C. The 0x at the end of the code
D. The first byte after the colon
Answer: B

Q: 19 It takes _____________ mismanaged case/s to ruin your professional reputation as a computer forensics examiner?
A. by law, three
B. quite a few
C. only one
D. at least two
Answer: C

Q: 20 With the standard Linux second extended file system (Ext2fs), a file is deleted when the inode internal link count reaches ________.
A. 0
B. 10
C. 100
D. 1
Answer: A

Q: 21 When examining the log files from a Windows IIS Web Server, how often is a new log file created?
A. the same log is used at all times
B. a new log file is created everyday
C. a new log file is created each week
D. a new log is created each time the Web Server is started
Answer: A

Q: 22 Which part of the Windows Registry contains the user's password file?
Answer: A

Q: 23 An employee is attempting to wipe out data stored on a couple of compact discs (CDs) and digital video discs (DVDs) by using a large magnet. You inform him that this method will not be effective in wiping out the data because CDs and DVDs are ______________ media used to store large amounts of data and are not affected by the magnet.
A. logical
B. anti-magnetic
C. magnetic
D. optical
Answer: D

Q: 24 Lance wants to place a honeypot on his network. Which of the following would be your recommendations?
A. Use a system that has a dynamic addressing on the network
B. Use a system that is not directly interacing with the router
C. Use it on a system in an external DMZ in front of the firewall
D. It doesn't matter as all replies are faked
Answer: D

Q: 25 What does the acronym POST mean as it relates to a PC?
A. Primary Operations Short Test
B. Power On Self Test
C. Pre Operational Situation Test
D. Primary Operating System Test
Answer: B

Q: 26 Which legal document allows law enforcement to search an office, place of business, or other locale for evidence relating to an alleged crime?
A. bench warrant
B. wire tap
C. subpoena
D. search warrant
Answer: D

Q: 27 You are working as an investigator for a corporation and you have just received instructions from your manager to assist in the collection of 15 hard drives that are part of an ongoing investigation. Your job is to complete the required evidence custody forms to properly document each piece of evidence as it is collected by other members of your team. Your manager instructs you to complete one multi-evidence form for the entire case and a single-evidence form for each hard drive. How will these forms be stored to help preserve the chain of custody of the case?
A. All forms should be placed in an approved secure container because they are now primary evidence in the case.
B. The multi-evidence form should be placed in the report file and the single-evidence forms should be kept with each hard drive in an approved secure container.
C. The multi-evidence form should be placed in an approved secure container with the hard drives and the single-evidence forms should be placed in the report file.
D. All forms should be placed in the report file because they are now primary evidence in the case.
Answer: B

Q: 28 The MD5 program is used to:
A. wipe magnetic media before recycling it
B. make directories on a evidence disk
C. view graphics files on an evidence drive
D. verify that a disk is not altered when you examine it
Answer: D

Q: 29 Which is a standard procedure to perform during all computer forensics investigations?
A. with the hard drive removed from the suspect PC, check the date and time in the system's CMOS
B. with the hard drive in the suspect PC, check the date and time in the File Allocation Table
C. with the hard drive removed from the suspect PC, check the date and time in the system's RAM
D. with the hard drive in the suspect PC, check the date and time in the system's CMOS
Answer: A

Q: 30 E-mail logs contain which of the following information to help you in your investigation? (Select up to 4)
A. user account that was used to send the account
B. attachments sent with the e-mail message
C. unique message identifier
D. contents of the e-mail message
E. date and time the message was sent
Answer: A, C, D, E

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