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Networking - Quiz(MCQ)
When a DNS server accepts and uses incorrect information from a host that has no authority giving that information, then it is called _____
A)
DNS lookup
B)
DNS hijacking
C)
DNS spoofing
D)
DNS authorizing

Correct Answer : Option (C) :   DNS spoofing


Explanation : In DNS spoofing, also known as DNS cache poisoning, an attacker gets the valid credentials from a victim by spoofing the intended resource, and tricking the victim to give his/her valid authorization credentials.