Difference between revisions of "Carelessness"

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== Risk Factors ==
 
== Risk Factors ==
TBD
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* A dissatisfied employee can stop to make updates in a server, leaving it vulnerable to attacks.
  
 
== Examples ==
 
== Examples ==
 
=== Conscious ===
 
=== Conscious ===
* Don't apply a patch to a known critical issue.
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: Don't apply a patch to a known critical issue.
 
=== Unintentionally ===
 
=== Unintentionally ===
* Send a confidential e-mail to a wrong person.
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: Send a confidential e-mail to a wrong person.
  
 
==Related [[Attacks]]==
 
==Related [[Attacks]]==

Revision as of 12:02, 23 June 2008

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Description

Carelessness or Negligence is lack of concern about the consequences of an action. The negligence may be a foreseeable action or a unintentionally, but in the both cases a person can be held responsible for any consequences of such negligence. Only humans can be negligence and this can cause damage to an organization's business systems, facilities, or personnel.

Risk Factors

  • A dissatisfied employee can stop to make updates in a server, leaving it vulnerable to attacks.

Examples

Conscious

Don't apply a patch to a known critical issue.

Unintentionally

Send a confidential e-mail to a wrong person.

Related Attacks

TBD

Related Vulnerabilities

TBD

References