Risk Analysis

I have determined that our greatest risk is this paperclip.

Response: Nice work.

Risk analysis, which is really a tool for risk management, is a method of identifying vulnerabilities and threats and assessing the possible damage to determine where to implement security safeguards. Risk analysis is used to ensure that security is cost-effective, relevant, timely, and responsive to threats. Security can be quite complex, even for well-versed security professionals, and it is easy to apply too much security, not enough security, or the wrong security components, and spend too much money in the process without attaining the necessary objectives. Risk analysis helps companies prioritize their risks and shows management the amount of ...

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