CompTIA Study Materials
AWS Study Materials
AWS Certified Developer Associate AWS Certified Developer Associate
AWS Certified Developer Associate DVA-C02
AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate
AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate SAA-C03
AWS Cloud Practitioner AWS Cloud Practitioner
AWS Cloud Practitioner CLF-C02
Microsoft Study Materials
Microsoft Azure Fundamentals Microsoft Azure Fundamentals
Microsoft Azure Fundamentals AZ-900

Free CompTIA Security+ SY0-701 Practice Question

After normal business hours, an administrator notices an abnormal pattern of login failures affecting several high-privilege accounts. The source of these attempts shifts methodically across a range of network addresses. Which characteristic of these security events should the administrator prioritize for further investigation?

  • Repeated login failures pointing to a potential configuration error.

  • The methodical shift across a range of network addresses indicating automation.

  • An issue with the authentication service failing to validate credentials.

  • The high-privilege account lockouts due to suspected user error.

This question's topic:
CompTIA Security+ SY0-701 / 
Security Operations
Your Score:
Security Operations
General Security Concepts
Threats, Vulnerabilities, and Mitigations
Security Architecture
Security Program Management and Oversight