Mysystem.org IT ExamsCISSP-Question-68 2017-04-03
Question: The primary purpose for using one-way encryption of user passwords within a system is which ofthe following?
A. It prevents an unauthorized person from trying multiple passwords in one logon attempt.
Answer ==> B. It prevents an unauthorized person from reading or modifying the password list.
C. It minimizes the amount of storage required for user passwords.
D. It minimizes the amount of processing time used for encrypting passwords.