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Process Risk

Process risk is the activities such as planning, resourcing, tracking, quality assurance, and configuration management.

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Project risk

Includes operational organizational and contractual software development parameters.

Primarily a management responsibility.

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Process risk

includes both management and technical work procedures

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Product risk

Contains intermediate and final work product characteristics

Primarily a technical responsibility. Can be found in the requirements phase analysis and design phase code complexity and test specifications

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Risk event

A future occurrence that may affect the project for better or worse

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Risk exposure

The measure of that determines the probability of likelihood of the event times the loss that could occur

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Risk management

The process required to identify, quantify, respond to, in control project, process, and product risk

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Active risk

Risk that is deliberately taken on. For example, the choice developing new products that may not be successful in the marketplace.

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Passive risk

The choice not to update an existing product to compete with others in the marketplace

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Risk acceptance

The amount of risk exposure that is acceptable to the product and the company and could be either active or passive

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Risk assessment

An examination of a project to identify areas of potential risk

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Risk identification

And method used to find risk for them to come problems

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Threat

Something capable of exporting a vulnerability in the security of a computer system or application

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Vulnerability

A design, implementation, or operations flaw that may be exploited by a threat