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PCI DSS Assessment Test

Topics Covered

  • Infrastructure Security - Securing system components
  • Governance and Compliance - Hardening Standards
  • Threat Attacks - SQL Injections
  • Threat Attacks - Physical Security
  • Threat Attacks - Phishing
  • Cryptography - Cardholder Data
  • PCI Compliance Requirements - SAQ

Useful for hiring

  • Sr. PCI Security Analyst
  • Security Consultant PCI
  • PCI Security Compliance Analyst

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During the review, you audit the client's data destruction policy. You ask the client whether the company they use to destroy their secure media is regulated or not. What is the Industry Standards Body that oversees the Information Destruction Industry?

    • RAID

    • NAID

    • IC3

    • SANS


During the audit, a user approaches you and mentions that they have received a suspicious email and clicked on the link, therefore, infecting their whole machine. What steps would you recommend to protect the client against Phishing attacks?

Note: There can be multiple correct answers to this question.

    • Block 3389, 5427 and 1843 ports on the firewall

    • Provide security awareness training to the employees

    • Use Multi Factor Authentication

    • Reimage the computer


When reviewing the Acceptable Use Policy for a client, you notice that there is no classification on the document. What should the document be classified as? 

    • Confidential

    • Restricted

    • Internal Use Only

    • Public

Test details:

PCI security analyst test enables employers and recruiters to identify potential hires by evaluating their working skills and job readiness. For this reason, the emphasis is laid upon evaluating the knowledge of applied skills gained through real work experience, rather than theoretical knowledge. 

PCI compliance assessment test may contain MCQ's (Multiple Choice Questions), MAQ's (Multiple Answer Questions), Fill in the Blank, Descriptive, Whiteboard Questions, Audio / Video Questions, True or False.

Test Duration: 20 minutes

10 Application Questions

Test description:

The Payment Card Industry (PCI) Security Standard is a widely accepted set of policies and procedures intended to optimize the security of credit, debit and cash card transactions and protect cardholders against misuse of their personal information. If any company intends to accept card payment, and store, process and transmit cardholder data, then that particular company needs to host their data securely with a PCI compliant hosting provider. 
PCI DSS assessment test helps technical recruiters and hiring managers to assess candidate’s competency on maintaining required standards to ensure PCI DSS compliance. Online PCI DSS test is created & validated by experienced industry experts to assess & hire PCI security analyst as per the industry standards. 

PCI security assessment test helps to screen the candidates who possess traits as follows: 
1.  Familiarity with all requirements of the PCI Security and card security from the major card brands
2.  Strong experience with compliance or regulatory issues
3.  Ability to scope, interpret and prioritize both application and network vulnerability test results
4.  Excellent knowledge of operating system security, encryption and key management, tokenization, anti-virus and malware, secure system development 

Interview Mocha’s online PCI DSS test has a unique set of questions on PCI DSS v3.2.1 (Cryptography - Cardholder Data, PCI Compliance Requirements – SAQ and more). You can also create or ask us to create a customized test that includes questions which are specific to your job description.
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