A threat analysis is
|“||[a] process in which information about a threat or potential threat is subjected to systematic and thorough examination in order to identify significant facts and derive conclusions.||”|
|“||[t]he examination of threat sources against system vulnerabilities to determine the threats for a particular system in a particular operational environment.||”|
|“||[a]n analysis of the probability of occurrences and consequences of damaging events to an ADP facility.||”|
|“||[a]n analysis of the threat actions that might affect a system, primarily emphasizing their probability of occurrence but also considering their resulting threat consequences.||”|
- ↑ DOE Manual 470.4-7, at 60.
- ↑ NIST Special Publication 800-27A, at A-4.
- ↑ NIST, FIPS 31.
- ↑ Internet Security Glossary, at 306.
- ↑ NICCS, Explore Terms: A Glossary of Common Cybersecurity Terminology (full-text).