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compare and contrast the different aspects of threats and vulnerabilities.

How do you compare and contrast the difference between threats and vulnerabilities?Explain how

 

Topic: Discusion

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In the module overview you learned that although threats and vulnerabilities are different both contribute to overall organizational risk.

These terms are important in the context of cyber security and risk management of a business organization.

In this discussion you will compare and contrast the different aspects of threats and vulnerabilities.

You will use course material notes and other resources to compare and contrast aspects of threats and vulnerabilities.

You will find many different definitions of threats and vulnerabilities so be ready to defend the definitions that you select. For example the NIST ISO 27001 and CoBiT each have different definitions of threats and vulnerabilities.

Discuss the following:

Pick a framework that you are familiar with (e.g. ISO 27001 NIST CoBiT etc.).

How do you compare and contrast the difference between threats and vulnerabilities?

How do threats and vulnerabilities contribute to organizational risk?