Quantitative Assessment

Quantitative Assessment definition in Computer Security terms:

Acronym(s): None

Definition(s): Use of a set of methods, principles, or rules for assessing risks based on the use of numbers where the meanings and proportionality of values are maintained inside and outside the context of the assessment.
Source(s): NIST SP 800-30 (DHS Risk Lexicon)

Synonym(s): None

 

reference: CSRC Glossary