Basic: Vulnerability Assessment
by Loyal A. Moses - Thursday, 7 August 2003.
This document serves as an introduction to the subject of security vulnerability assessments. It focuses primarily on vulnerability assessments performed from an external/remote location (like that of an actual hacking attack). In many situations the terms risk assessment and penetration test may be used interchangeably with vulnerability assessment.

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