Cybersecurity

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About the Cybersecurity test

Global connectivity and the use of cloud services to store data and information are helping companies to operate more efficiently and serve a wider audience around the world. But along with these advantages, there comes the danger of cyber attacks and data breaches. Cybersecurity experts help protect companies and their data from cyber attacks on their devices, computer networks, and cloud servers.

This Cybersecurity test assesses candidates’ skills in identifying and understanding threats related to endpoints, networks, and the web, and evaluates their ability to exploit and/or mitigate them to protect company data and information. This test will help you identify experts for any specialist positions within cybersecurity.

Candidates who perform well on this screening have in protecting all three major areas of cybersecurity - end-user devices (such as desktops, laptops and mobile devices), computer networks (including both hardware and software technologies), and data stored online via cloud platforms - against theft and exploitation by malicious actors and campaigns.

The test is made by a testpreneur

Gunay Geyik

Gunay is an IT Security Specialist and Electronics Engineer who has been in the IT security industry since 2013. In the last 7+ years, Gunay has worked in various subfields of IT Security, from Penetration Testing to Incident Response and from Network Security to Application Security.
With a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical & Electronics Engineering and a Master’s degree in Information technology, Gunay has a particular interest in cloud computing and electronics.

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FAQs

What is the difference between an assessment and a test?
An assessment is the total package of tests and custom questions that you put together to evaluate your candidates. Each individual test within an assessment is designed to test something specific, such as a job skill or language. An assessment can consist of up to 5 tests and 10 custom questions. You can have candidates respond to your custom questions in several ways, such as with a personalized video.
Can I add my own questions to an assessment?
Yes! Custom questions are great for testing candidates in your own unique way. We support the following question types: video, multiple-choice, coding, file upload, and essay. Besides adding your own custom questions, you can also create your own tests.
How do video questions work?
A video question is a specific type of custom question you can add to your assessment. Video questions let you create a question and have your candidates use their webcam to record a video response. This is an excellent way to see how a candidate would conduct themselves in a live interview, and is especially useful for sales and hospitality roles. Some good examples of things to ask for video questions would be "Why do you want to work for our company?" or "Try to sell me an item you have on your desk right now." You can learn more about video questions here.
Can you explain how the other custom question types work?
Besides video questions, you can also add the following types of custom questions: multiple-choice, coding, file upload, and essay. Multiple-choice lets your candidates choose from a list of answers that you provide, coding lets you create a coding problem for them to solve, file upload allows your candidates to upload a file that you request (such as a resume or portfolio), and essay allows an open-ended text response to your question. You can learn more about different custom question types here.
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Can I customize an assessment with my company logo and color theme?
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What is the cost for using the Cybersecurity test?
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Can I combine the Cybersecurity test with other tests?
Yes. You can add up to five tests to each assessment.
Where in my recruitment process should I use the Cybersecurity test?
We recommend using our assessment software as a pre-screening tool at the beginning of your recruitment process. You can add a link to the assessment in your job post or directly invite candidates by email. TestGorilla replaces traditional CV screening with a much more reliable and efficient process, designed to find the most skilled candidates earlier and faster.

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