CompTIA Security+ Question C-88

A program displays:
ERROR: this program has caught an exception and will now terminate.
Which of the following is MOST likely accomplished by the program’s behavior?

A. Operating system’s integrity is maintained
B. Program’s availability is maintained
C. Operating system’s scalability is maintained
D. User’s confidentiality is maintained

Answer: A

The purpose of error handling is to maintain the security and integrity of the system. Integrity is compromised when unauthorized modification occurs.