A user is asked to analyze the current state of a computer operating system. What should the user compare the current operating system against to identify potential vulnerabilities?
- a whitelist
- a pentest
- a vulnerability scan
- a blacklist
- a baseline
Explanation: A baseline allows a user to perform a comparison of how a system is performing. The user can then compare the result to baseline expectations. This process allows the user to identify potential vulnerabilities.
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