Difference between revisions of "Business Impact template"

From OWASP
Jump to: navigation, search
 
(5 intermediate revisions by 2 users not shown)
Line 1: Line 1:
 
Every '''[[Business Impact]]''' should follow this template.
 
Every '''[[Business Impact]]''' should follow this template.
 +
 +
{{Template:Business Impact}}
 +
 +
Last revision (mm/dd/yy): '''{{REVISIONMONTH}}/{{REVISIONDAY}}/{{REVISIONYEAR}}'''
  
 
==Description==
 
==Description==
Line 17: Line 21:
 
==Examples==
 
==Examples==
  
; Short example name
+
===Short example name===
: One paragraph example description with [http://www.site.com links]
+
: A short example description, small picture, or sample code with [http://www.site.com links]
  
; Short example name
+
===Short example name===
: One paragraph example description with [http://www.site.com links]
+
: A short example description, small picture, or sample code with [http://www.site.com links]
  
  
Line 33: Line 37:
  
 
* http://www.link1.com
 
* http://www.link1.com
* [http://www.link2.com Title for the link]
+
* [http://www.link2.com Title for the link2]
 
+
 
+
When the article is reviewed, the "Honeycomb" category can be removed and replaced with the "ASDR" category
+
<nowiki>[[Category:OWASP Honeycomb Project]]</nowiki>
+
<nowiki>[[Category:OWASP ASDR Project]]</nowiki>
+
 
+
__NOTOC__
+

Latest revision as of 09:49, 24 June 2008

Every Business Impact should follow this template.

This is a Business Impact. To view all business impact, please see the Business Impact page.


Last revision (mm/dd/yy): 06/24/2008

Description

A business impact is the damage that results from a successful security breach. This should be the highest level impact to the business, not a glorified technical impact.

  1. Start with a one-sentence description of the business impact
  2. Describe the damage done to the business - money, loss of life, reputation, loss of customers, compliance, legal exposure
  3. Is the damage immediate or spread over a time period?


Risk Factors

  • Talk about the factors that govern this business impact
  • Try to be clear about the factors that make this impact serious


Examples

Short example name

A short example description, small picture, or sample code with links

Short example name

A short example description, small picture, or sample code with links


Related Technical Impacts


References