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One way to be able to trace electronic cash is to attach a(n) ____ to each electronic cash transaction.


name

digital certificate

serial number

watermark

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The free payment clearing service that PayPal provides to individuals is called a(n)____ payment system.


peer-to-peer

electronic

B2C

B2B

Question 3 1 points Save
The term ____ payment refers to all payments of less than $10.


mini

small

minitransaction

microtransaction

Question 4 1 points Save
A(n) ____ is a stored-value card that is a plastic card with an embedded microchip that can store information.


credit card

debit card

charge card

smart card

Question 5 1 points Save
Which of the following has the advantages of being independent and portable?


electronic check

paper check

credit card

electronic cash

Question 6 1 points Save
The ECML standard will expedite online processing for customers by simplifying the ____ procedure.


identification

calculating

form-filling

transaction

Question 7 1 points Save
____ cards are by far the most popular form of consumer electronic payment online.


Scrip

Credit

Internet

Smart

Question 8 1 points Save
A(n) ____ can be an elaborate smart card with a microchip or a plastic card with a magnetic strip that records the currency balance.


stored-value card

credit card

electronic card

virtual card

Question 9 1 points Save
A(n) ____ electronic wallet stores a consumer's information on the his/her own computer.


server-side

client-side

online

virtual

Question 10 1 points Save
PayPal earns a profit on the ____, which is money that is deposited in PayPal accounts and not used immediately.


scrip

commission

transaction cost

float

Question 11 1 points Save
Mondex is a(n) ____ that holds and dispenses electronic cash.


smart card

credit card

debit card

Internet card

Question 12 1 points Save
The greatest advantage of using payment cards is their ____.


high technology

billing methods

worldwide acceptance

nice-looking features

Question 13 1 points Save
Services such as ICVERIFY, PCAuthorize, and WebAuthorize connect directly to a network of banks called the ____.


ACH

SET

TCP

IP

Question 14 1 points Save
Cash, checks, credit cards, and debit cards account for more than ____ percent of all consumer payments in the United States.


30

40

50

90

Question 15 1 points Save
In a(n) ____ system, the card issuer pays the merchants that accept the card directly and does not use an intermediary, such as a bank or clearinghouse system.


open loop

closed loop

virtual loop

technical loop

Question 16 1 points Save
Mondex is a product of ____.


IBM

AmericaBank

Visa

MasterCard International

Question 17 1 points Save
The ____ is a special security model that confines Java applet actions to a set of rules defined by the security model.


security box

Java model

Java sandbox

Java ++

Question 18 1 points Save
A(n) ____ is a type of virus that replicates itself on computers that it infects.


worm

cookie

session

message digest

Question 19 1 points Save
____ secures connections between two computers.


Digital ID

S-HTTP

SSL

DNS

Question 20 1 points Save
____ is the protection of individual rights to nondisclosure.


Secrecy

Privacy

Security

Sensitivity

Question 21 1 points Save
____ security includes tangible protection devices, such as alarms, guards, fireproof doors, security fences, safes or vaults, and bombproof buildings.


Logical

Physical

General

Standard

Question 22 1 points Save
The purpose of a(n) ____ threat is to disrupt normal computer processing.


privacy

necessity

secrecy

integrity

Question 23 1 points Save
____ encryption encodes a message with one of several available algorithms that use a single numeric key to encode and decode data.


PGP

Symmetric

Asymmetric

AEC

Question 24 1 points Save
Which of the following refers to preventing data delays or denials?


integrity

secrecy

necessity

readiness

Question 25 1 points Save
ActiveX controls can run on computers running the ____ operating system.


Windows

Linux

UNIX

Mac

Question 26 1 points Save
A(n) ____ is a small application program.


applet

buffer

cipher

procedure

Question 27 1 points Save
A Web server can compromise ____ if it allows automatic directory listings.


necessity

integrity

secrecy

wardrivers

Question 28 1 points Save
Which of the following sends individual messages securely?


Digital ID

S-HTTP

DNS

SSL

Question 29 1 points Save
A(n) ____ is software that attaches itself to another program and can cause damage when the host program is activated.


applet

cookie

virus

message digest

Question 30 1 points Save
____ encryption encodes messages by using two mathematically related numeric keys.


Physical

Asymmetric

Symmetric

Logical

Question 31 1 points Save
Which of the following refers to preventing unauthorized data modification?


integrity

secrecy

necessity

completeness

Question 32 1 points Save
Which of the following is an object that contains programs and properties that Web designers place on Web pages to perform particular tasks?


objective

Java++

ActiveX

plug-in

Question 33 1 points Save
People who write programs or manipulate technologies to obtain unauthorized access to computers and networks are called ____.


eavesdropper

crackers

white hat hackers

wardrivers

Question 34 1 points Save
Any ____ must be conspicuously made in writing, which means that it must be easily noticed in the body of the written agreement.


patent

warranty disclaimer

contract

offer

Question 35 1 points Save
If a statement injures the reputation of a product or service instead of a person, it is called ____.


defamatory

product defamation

product disparagement

company defamation

Question 36 1 points Save
An early court decision in the ____ held that a telegraph transmission was a writing.


1600s

1700s

1800s

1900s

Question 37 1 points Save
A(n) ____ is a statement that the seller will not honor some or all implied warranties.


invalid contract

unsigned warranty

warranty disclaimer

patent

Question 38 1 points Save
A(n) ____ is any symbol executed or adopted for the purpose of authenticating a writing.


name

icon

picture

signature

Question 39 1 points Save
____ is, in general, determined by the residence of the parties.


Jurisdiction

Subject-matter jurisdiction

Personal jurisdiction

Forum selection

Question 40 1 points Save
A(n) ____ statement is a statement that is false and that injures the reputation of another person or company.


defamatory

fraudulent

deceptive

critical

Question 41 1 points Save
____ is a form of control over physical space and the people and objects that reside in that space, and is a defining characteristic of statehood.


Ethics

Culture

Laws

Power

Question 42 1 points Save
If a company undertakes sufficient activities in a particular country, it establishes ____ with that country and becomes liable for filing tax returns in that country.


copy control

notice

ToS

nexus

Question 43 1 points Save
Disputes that arise when one person has registered a domain name that is an existing trademark or company name are settled by the ____.


WIPO

common law

statutory law

ACPA

Question 44 1 points Save
Any company whose U.S.-based Web site generates income is subject to U.S. ____.


fair use

federal income tax

property tax

VAT

Question 45 1 points Save
The characteristics of laws are determined by the local culture's acceptance of or rejection of various business ____.


efforts

effects

cultures

customs

Question 46 1 points Save
____ mark the range of culture and reach of applicable laws very clearly.


Territorial borders

Culture lines

Ethical standards

Contracts

Question 47 1 points Save
The physical boundary, when crossed, provides ____ that one set of rules has been replaced by a different set of rules.


effect

power

notice

legitimacy

Question 48 1 points Save
Most courts will hold that a(n) ____ exists when the terms of a contract have been reduced to some tangible form.


writing

file

agreement

term

Question 49 1 points Save
The level of power asserted by a government is limited to that which is accepted by the culture that exists within its ____ boundaries.


ethical

cultural

geographic

confined

Question 50 1 points Save
A(n) ____ is a commitment, with certain terms made to another party.


contract

offer

acceptance

consideration

Question 51 1 points Save
A simple site that companies use to evaluate different Web designs is called a(n) ____.


development site

B2B site

B2C site

VPN site

Question 52 1 points Save
____ sends data packets to every computer on the path between one computer and another and clocks the packet’s roundtrip times.


Telnet

Tracert

Ping

Finger

Question 53 1 points Save
A(n) ____ file is a file on a Web site that is not linked to any page.


lost

index

orphan

data

Question 54 1 points Save
In the period from 1996 through 2003, ____ enjoyed the highest increase in Internet Web sites of all Web servers.


NCSA

IIS

iPlanet

Apache

Question 55 1 points Save
The ____ is the part of the TCP/IP rules that defines the formats used to transfer files between TCP/IP-connected computers.


URL

FRC

FTP

ASCII

Question 56 1 points Save
Which of the following is the number of HTTP requests that a particular hardware and software combination can process in a unit of time?


output

throughput

orderput

Tracert

Question 57 1 points Save
A(n) ____ indicates the HTTP version used by the server, the status of the response, and an explanation of the status information.


response header field

response header message

response entity body

response header line

Question 58 1 points Save
A(n) ____ is a feature that maintains more than one server on one machine.


virtual host

entity body

link checker

server farm

Question 59 1 points Save
____ programs calculate and display the number of hops between computers.


Link checker

Server architecture

Benchmarking

Route tracing

Question 60 1 points Save
One way to choose Web server hardware configurations is to run tests on various combinations, remembering to consider the system’s ____.


effectiveness

reliability

availability

scalability

Question 61 1 points Save
Which of the following comes bundled with current versions of Microsoft Windows Server operating systems?


HTTP server

ONE server

IIS

iPlanet server

Question 62 1 points Save
An optional ____ is sometimes used to pass bulk information to the server.


request line

request message

entity body

request header

Question 63 1 points Save
A(n) ____ spam filter examines From addresses and compares them to a list of known good sender addresses.


black list

full-privilege

Tracert

white list

Question 64 1 points Save
A content-filtering technique that uses a white list for a confirmation procedure is called ____.


Ping

benchmarking

challenge-response

server-side scripting

Question 65 1 points Save
A(n) ____ spam filter looks for From addresses in incoming messages that are known to be spammers.


full-privilege

black list

white list

Tracert

Question 66 1 points Save
____ Server has dominated the Web since 1996 because it is free and performs very efficiently.


Apache HTTP

Microsoft IIS

UNIX

AIX

Question 67 1 points Save
Which of the following returns information describing the server’s attributes?


response header line

response header message

response header field

response entity body

Question 68 1 points Save
Transaction processing occurs when the shopper proceeds to the virtual counter by clicking a(n) ____ button.


delete

redo

checkout

quit

Question 69 1 points Save
____ is a Yahoo! supplied software product that is used to examine statistical information, set up acceptable payment methods, set up preferred customer shipping methods, and change global settings.


Transaction

Manager

Shopping cart

Catalog

Question 70 1 points Save
____ software packages integrate all facets of a business, including planning, manufacturing, sales, and marketing.


ERP

UPS

URL

UDDI

Question 71 1 points Save
A(n) ____ is a computer that takes the request messages received by the Web server and runs application programs that perform some kind of action based on the contents of the request message.


application server

database manager

Component Object Model

SCM

Question 72 1 points Save
____ CSP’s provide small business with an Internet connection, Web site creation tools, and little or no banner advertising clutter.


Mall-style

Store-style

List-style

Data mining

Question 73 1 points Save
Microsoft Component Object Model (COM) is an example of a(n) ____ application server.


server-based

component-based

page-based

script-based

Question 74 1 points Save
____ reports provide data mining capabilities that search through the site data collected in log files.


BizLand.com

Hypermart

Yahoo! Store

Bigstep

Question 75 1 points Save
A(n) ____ is a list of goods and services.


file

database

catalog

record

Question 76 1 points Save
Which of the following is now a standard of electronic commerce that keeps track of the items the customer has selected and allows customers to add new items or remove items?


shopping list

shopping cart

order form

transaction list

Question 77 1 points Save
ERP is the acronym for ____.


electronic record processing

enterprise resource planning

enterprise record provider

electronic resource provider

Question 78 1 points Save
The Web is a(n) ____ system, unable to remember anything from one transmission or session to another.


stateless

stateful

cacheless

checkless

Question 79 1 points Save
One way to uniquely identify users and to store information about their choices is to create and store ____.


RAM

cookies

hard drives

CD-RAM

Question 80 1 points Save
Commerce Server 2002 is produced by ____.


Microsoft

Intel

Oracle

IBM

Question 81 1 points Save
Large information systems that store the same data in many different physical locations are called ____ information systems.


brokered

distributed

dispersed

component

Question 82 1 points Save
The characteristics of the logic unit that make up specific Web services are described using the ____.


WSDL

UDDI

W3C

SOAP

Question 83 1 points Save
Which of the following provides a connection between e-commerce software and a company’s existing accounting system?


Firmware

Software

Middleware

Endware

Question 84 1 points Save
In a shopping cart, clicking the “Checkout” button displays a screen that asks for ____ and shipping information.


stock availability

item descriptions

billing

tracking numbers

Question 85 1 points Save
The ____ is the existing company that wants to launch an electronic commerce initiative.


equity partner

venture sponsor

operational partner

call center

Question 86 1 points Save
Who is responsible for the system’s reliable and secure operation?


graphics designer

network operations staff

systems administrator

Web programmer

Question 87 1 points Save
In many electronic commerce projects, the company outsources the initial site design and development to launch the project quickly. This approach is called ____.


partial outsourcing

late outsourcing

fast venturing

early outsourcing

Question 88 1 points Save
A(n) ____ is a person with specific training or skills in tracking costs and the accomplishment of specific objectives in a project.


business manager

account manager

project manager

application specialist

Question 89 1 points Save
Most electronic commerce sites require some kind of ____ function to support activities such as transaction processing, order entry, inquiry management, or shipment logistics.


audit

database administration

system administration

call center

Question 90 1 points Save
____ strategies can be used to improve the value that the business provides to its customers.


Building

Downstream

Upstream

Purchasing

Question 91 1 points Save
Major investments in equipment, personnel, and other assets are called ____.


early outsourcing

capital projects

late outsourcing

key investments

Question 92 1 points Save
International Data Corporation and Gartner, Inc. both estimated that the cost for a large company to build and implement an adequate entry-level electronic commerce site was about ____.


$1 million

$2 million

$3 million

$500,000

Question 93 1 points Save
The ____ staff functions include load estimation and load monitoring, and designing and implementing fault-resistant technologies.


call center

system administration

database administration

network operations

Question 94 1 points Save
Hiring another company to provide the outside support for all or part of a project is called ____.


outsourcing

fast venturing

portfolio managing

personalizing

Question 95 1 points Save
A(n) ____ is a person trained in art, layout, and composition and who also understands how Web pages are constructed.


Content editor

Web programmer

Web graphics designer

Content creator

Question 96 1 points Save
A(n) ____ is a formal review of a project after it is up and running.


postimplementation audit

team review

system review

network review

Question 97 1 points Save
Most large businesses have ____ who maintain accounting, human resources, and logistic software.


application specialists

project managers

account managers

business managers

Question 98 1 points Save
Which of the following is a company that offers start-up companies a physical location with offices, accounting and legal assistance, computers, and Internet connections at a very low monthly cost?


prototype

incubator

call center

metric

Question 99 1 points Save
Which of the following is an example of a return on investment technique?


downstream strategy

postimplementation audit

TCO

net present value

Question 100 1 points Save
The ____ should be a member of the internal team that sets the objectives for the project.


business manager

account manager

application specialist

project manager
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