Threat Assessment/Analysis

Threat Assessment/Analysis definition in Computer Security terms:

Acronym(s): None

Definition(s): Process of formally evaluating the degree of threat to an information system or enterprise and describing the nature of the threat.
Source(s): NIST SP 800-161 (CNSSI 4009, NIST SP 800-53A Rev. 4)

Synonym(s): None

 

reference: CSRC Glossary