SANS Institute - Basic TCP/IP & Hex Knowledge Quizzes

Basic TCP/IP & Hex Knowledge

Self Quizzes

These quizzes are for students who wish to take any of the following SANS courses:

  • Security 502 – Firewalls, Perimeter Protection, and VPNs
  • Security 503 – Intrusion Detection In-Depth
  • TCP/IP for Firewalls and Intrusion Detection (Day 1 of the SEC502 and SEC503 course)

Note that these courses require pre-existing knowledge of basic concepts relating to the TCP/IP protocol suite and Hex.

We encourage those who are considering attending any of the courses listed above to test their understanding of the prerequisite material using the quizes listed below.

Download the question file, note your answers, and then download the answers file to check your results. While these quizzes alone cannot completely measure a student’s readiness, it should be used as a guide to estimate your preparedness and help you get the most out of your SANS course.

Download TCP/IP question file (.pdf)
Download TCP/IP answer file (.pdf)

Download Hex question file (.pdf)
Download Hex answer file (.pdf)