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These CISSP Questions of the Week questions and answers were developed by Shon Harris and the Logical Security development team. We hope you find this to be a helpful resource. Simply select the "Click Here" under each question to find the answer.

1.  Hamid is reviewing different identity management systems and sees that they have the following capabilities:
    • Password Synchronization
    • Self-Service Password Reset
    • Assisted Password Reset
    If Hamid's company needs to reduce help desk calls that deals with passwords, which of the capabilities is the most important?

       A. All of them
       B. Password Synchronization
       C. Self-Service Password Reset
       D. Assisted Password Reset

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2. Which of the following are correct characteristics of Object Linking and Embedding Databases?
   i.   It's a replacement for ODBC, extending its feature set to support a wider variety of nonrelational databases, such as object databases and spreadsheets that do not necessarily implement SQL.
   ii.  A set of COM-based interfaces provide applications with uniform access to data stored in diverse data sources.
   iii. Because it is COM-based, OLE DB is limited to use by Microsoft Windows-based client tools.
   iv.  It allows different applications to access different types and sources of data.

   A. i
   B. i,ii, iii, iv
   C. i, iii
   D. i, ii, iii

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3. Which of the following best describes the reconstitution phase of the business continuity process?

       A. When it is time for the company to move into its redundant site
       B. When it is time for the company to move into its hot site
       C. When it is time for the company to move into its cold site
       D. When it is time for the company to move back into its original site

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