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A security risk assessment consists of

[p]rocess and associated techniques to identify: (i) threats to the operations, information, systems, assets, and individuals of the organization; (ii) vulnerabilities associated with the operations, information, systems, assets, and individuals associated with the organization; (iii) consequences/impact to the mission/business should a threat successfully exploit a vulnerability; and (iv) the likelihood that a specific vulnerability will be exploited and a threat will be realized.[1]

References Edit

  1. NIST Special Publication 800-160, at B-11.

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