What Is A Vulnerability Assessment
When an organization wants to see if they have a weakness in their information security or other areas of their company that relates to a data breach. This data breach can be in the form of pertinent information that has been stolen or financial information that has been stolen or even compromised. The vulnerability assessment is also known as security assessments. These assessments allow the company to see if they are at risk and if they are they can improve their risk management process before a tragedy occurs.
A part of improving the risk management process will be updating and improving security strategies and company policies. There are five steps that are implemented during a vulnerability assessment. Number one determine why you feel you need the assessment done.
Step two performs a thorough scan of the company’s entire network and all devices that are … Read More