Video Description

This unit covers risk management, assessment and analysis. This lesson discusses the following:

  • Assets: anything of value to a company
  • Threats: anything that can harm and asset
  • Vulnerability: a weakness
  • Risk: the likelihood a threat will harm and asset
  • Control: anything to lessen the probability or impact of a threat compromising an asset: safeguards (proactive), countermeasures: reactive, and finally layered defenses.

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