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This page is about the skill Internet Security, which is one of more than 40 technical skills you can assess on Alooba. The Internet Security skill is about understanding key concepts of internet security, identifying them, and how best to protect against potential vulnerabilities.

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What types of things are included in the Internet Security skill?

The Internet Security skill assesses knowledge of topics like CORS, CSRF, XSS, DOS, Encryption, Firewalls, MFA, OWASP, Phishing & SSL.

Which types of roles require good Internet Security skills?

Internet Security is a commonly assessed skill for roles such as Software Engineer, Backend Engineer, Infrastructure Engineer, Software Architect & DevOps Engineer.

Why should we test someone’s Internet Security skills?

A critical part of running an ethical hiring process that’s fair and meritocratic is having objective measures of someone’s skills. Why does ethical hiring matter? Simple - it helps you hire the best person for the job.

Robert Half reported that the cost of a bad hire is on average 15-21% of the employee’s salary.

What was the most common reason for mis-hires? A lack of the right technical skills. This a true hiring own-goal, as it’s so easily preventable through a valid, thorough skills assessment.

So, if your role requires a candidate to know Internet Security well, you can validate that with Alooba Assess.

Can I test my current team’s Internet Security skills too?

Yes you sure can. You can assess their skills using Alooba Growth.

Which tests can I find the Internet Security skill in?

Internet Security can be assessed through the Concepts & Knowledge test & Free Response test. The Free Response Test includes different answer options like written responses, video answers and diagram answers.

Can I add my own Internet Security questions?

Yes, you can add your own Internet Security questions via the question bank.

How do I get access to Alooba to test Internet Security skills?

Feel free to reach out and book a quick discovery call here.

How difficult is the Internet Security skill?

Each question on Alooba is categorized by difficulty - Easy, Medium & Hard. You can set the difficulty level to whatever you like by picking and choosing the questions that you want to include.

What else can I assess with Alooba?

You can also assess someone’s intelligence, their personality type and critical soft skills, like communication.

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