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risk mitigation

Definition(s):

  Prioritizing, evaluating, and implementing the appropriate risk-reducing controls/countermeasures recommended from the risk management process.
Source(s):
CNSSI 4009-2015
NIST SP 800-161r1 from NIST SP 800-53 Rev. 5
NIST SP 800-37 Rev. 2
NIST SP 800-39 under Risk Mitigation from CNSSI 4009
NIST SP 800-53 Rev. 5 from CNSSI 4009-2015
NIST SP 800-53A Rev. 5 from CNSSI 4009-2015
NISTIR 7622 under Risk Mitigation

  Prioritizing, evaluating, and implementing the appropriate risk-reducing controls/countermeasures recommended from the risk management process. A subset of Risk Response.
Source(s):
NIST SP 800-30 Rev. 1 under Risk Mitigation from CNSSI 4009