What is the MOST prevalent security risk when an organization implements remote virtual private network (VPN) access to its network?

Last Updated on December 27, 2021 by Admin 3

What is the MOST prevalent security risk when an organization implements remote virtual private network (VPN) access to its network?

  • Malicious code could be spread across the network
  • VPN logon could be spoofed
  • Traffic could be sniffed and decrypted
  • VPN gateway could be compromised
Explanation: 
VPN is a mature technology; VPN devices are hard to break. However, when remote access is enabled, malicious code in a remote client could spread to the organization’s network. Though choices B, C and D are security risks, VPN technology largely mitigates these risks.
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