What is the first step taken in risk assessment?

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What is the first step taken in risk assessment?

  • Identify threats and vulnerabilities and the matching of threats with vulnerabilities.
  • Establish a baseline to indicate risk before security controls are implemented.
  • Compare to any ongoing risk assessment as a means of evaluating risk management effectiveness.
  • Perform audits to verify threats are eliminated.

Explanation:

The three steps of risk assessment in order are as follows:

  1. Identify threats and vulnerabilities and the matching of threats with vulnerabilities.
  2. Establish a baseline to indicate risk before security controls are implemented.
  3. Compare to an ongoing risk assessment as a means of evaluating risk management effectiveness.

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