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Gen V attack (5th generation cyberattack)

Gen V attack is a 5th generation cyberattack that is typically defined by the threat level and sophistication of the attack, including very large data breaches. Read Full Definition

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advanced persistent threat (APT)

An advanced persistent threat (APT) is a prolonged and targeted cyberattack in which an intruder gains access to a network and remains undetected for an extended period of time. Read Full Definition

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threat intelligence service (TI service)

A threat intelligence service (TI service) is a provider of information about current or emerging threats that could negatively impact the security of a customer’s organization. Read Full Definition

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emergency management plan

An emergency management plan should include measures that provide for the safety of personnel and, if possible, property and facilities. Read Full Definition

insider threat

Insider threat is a generic term for a threat to an organization's security or data that comes from within. Read Full Definition

threat intelligence (cyber threat intelligence)

Threat intelligence, also known as cyber threat intelligence (CTI), is organized, analyzed and refined information about current or potential attacks that could negatively affect an organization. Read Full Definition

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threat ignorance

Threat ignorance is a concept used by security professionals to determine the level of vulnerability a company or user’s computer or system has to an attack. Read Full Definition

National Emergency Communications Plan (NECP)

The National Emergency Communications Plan (NECP) is a strategic plan for improving emergency response communications and efforts in the United States. Read Full Definition

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threat modeling

Threat modeling is a procedure for optimizing network security by identifying objectives and vulnerabilities, and then defining countermeasures to prevent, or mitigate the effects of, threats to the system... Read Full Definition

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emergency notification system

Emergency notification systems contain names, addresses, phone numbers and email addresses so crucial information can be communicated to employees during a disaster. Read Full Definition

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