What’s the difference between the terms “risk”, “threat”, “vulnerability” and “exploit”?

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Vulnerability Vulnerability is described as a defect or a flaw inside the asset that could be used to obtain unauthorized access to it. A successful compromise of a vulnerability may result in data manipulation, code execution, etc. Threat A threat describes a potential danger to the machine system. It describes something that a company doesn’t …

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