Threat, Vulnerability & Risk: Difference & Examples


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If you have vulnerability but no threats, how much risk do you have?

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1. Which of the following is a vulnerability?

2. A threat is what?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The questions in this multiple-choice quiz and worksheet assess your knowledge of threat, vulnerability, and risk. The quiz requires you to understand how they are connected.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Here's what the quiz covers:

  • Level of risk when there is vulnerability but no threats
  • Example of a vulnerability
  • What a threat is
  • Connection between vulnerability, threat, and risk
  • Example of a threat

Skills Practiced

  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about threat, vulnerability, and risk
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information about risk when there is vulnerability but no threats and interpret it correctly
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding what a threat is

Additional Learning

To continue your studies on this topic, be sure to review the lesson titled Threat, Vulnerability & Risk: Difference & Examples. Here's the type of information you'll find in this lesson:

  • Examples of assets that should be protected
  • How a weakness can hurt a business
  • Use of risk management companies
  • A threat related to technology