When configured properly what can avoid data leakage?
A firewall can avoid data leakage.
With newer Linux distributions what happens if you connect a hot swappable device such a USB thumb drive containing evidence?
This depends on how the system is configured. By default on most systems, the drive will be detected and probed for the identity of the file systems on the drive, but the drive will not be mounted. It is possible to configure the system to automatically mount the drive by adding an entry in /etc/fstab. I'm not an expert in computer forensics, but if the drive uses a journaling file system (most do not), you…
What are the consequences of reloading a router without saving the running configuration to the startup configuration?
What type of data must be handled and stored properly based on classification markings and handling caveats?
Meta data holds information regarding an webpage's title, related keywords, and a description. Few search engines place importance on meta data and Google places no importance, whatsoever, on meta data. However, properly using meta data CAN be helpful for search engine optimization. Furthermore, misusing meta data can have harmful effects, so it is important to learn what is and isn't acceptable to search engines when it comes to meta data. Keywords are an important part…