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Exposure definition

An exposure is a state in a computing system (or set of systems) which is not a universal vulnerability, but either: Allows an attacker to conduct information gathering activities or to hide activities Allows an attacker to hide activities Includes a capability that behaves as expected, but can be easily compromised Is a primary point of entry that an attacker may attempt to use to gain access to the system or data Is considered a problem according to some reasonable security policy .


 
 

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