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Security mock qs

vijay Mamilla
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A malicious hacker has created an applet to cause a denial-of-service style attack by sending packets from the client machine to a target machine(different from the host machine). Which of the following statements regarding this true?

a. This will work as expected
b. This cannot be carrried out by an applet
c. This will only work if the applet is signed

My ans is C and according to similator correct ans is b

Joined: Oct 30, 2005
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Signed Applet does not guarantee any permissions, permsssions have to be granted in policy file.

So answer B is correct as per the information given in problem statement
vijay Mamilla
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madhav kamal

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applet can not send or connect ,signed or not ,other than originated server

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