Free CompTIA Security+ SY0-701 Practice Question

Users within a company are experiencing intermittent inability to access critical file-sharing services, while internet connectivity is unaffected. The IT department notes unusually high network traffic directed at the servers during these outages. What is the MOST likely cause behind the file-sharing service being inaccessible?

  • A DDoS attack on the company's file-sharing servers.

  • A misconfigured ACL blocking access to the file-sharing service.

  • An ARP spoofing attack causing content redirection.

  • Switching infrastructure failure leading to intermittent network partitioning.

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CompTIA Security+ SY0-701 / 
Threats, Vulnerabilities, and Mitigations
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