Threat Assessment

Definition(s)


Threat Assessment

A product or process of identifying or evaluating entities, actions, or occurrences that has or has indicated the potential to harm life, information, operations, or property.

Source: API RP 781 Security Plan Methodology for the Oil and Natural Gas Industries.1st Ed. September 2016. Global Standards

Threat Assessment

The product or process of identifying or evaluating entities, actions, or occurrences, whether natural or manmade, that have or indicate the potential to harm life, information, operations, and/or property.

From: DHS Risk Lexicon and adapted from: CNSSI 4009, NIST SP 800-53, Rev 4.

Source: NICCS™ Portal Cybersecurity Lexicon, National Initiative for Cybersecurity Careers and Studies (https://niccs.us-cert.gov/glossary) as of 11 November 2015, Global Standards

Threat Assessment

Product or process of identifying or evaluating entities, actions, or occurrences, whether natural or man-made, that has or indicates the potential to harm life, information, operations, and/or property.

Source:API STANDARD 780, Security Risk Assessment Methodology for the Petroleum and Petrochemical Industries, First Edition, May 2013. Global Standards