Security School quiz: Email security basics and threats

Test your knowledge of email security essentials with this fifteen-question quiz from Joel Snyder. Security School

This quiz is part of's Messaging Security School lesson: Email Security Best Practices: Tools, Systems and Threats. Visit the school and lesson home pages for additional learning resources.

If you answered two or more questions incorrectly, revisit the materials from the lesson Email Security Essentials:

  • Video: The foundation of an email security strategy
  • Tip: Filling SMTP gaps -- The secrets to using email standards
  • Tip: Rules for tools: Buying the right email security product
  • Tip: Oops! Exposing the biggest blunders for fighting spam and viruses

    If you answered four or more questions correctly, return to's Messaging Security School and begin another lesson, or try another school in's Security School Course Catalog.

  • This was last published in November 2008

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