Effective CISSP Questions

You are analyzing risk using a quantitative approach. Which of the following is used to evaluate risk? (Wentz QOTD)
A. The value of the asset (AV)
B. Annualized rate of occurrence (ARO)
C. Exposure factor (EF)
D. Risk exposure

Kindly be reminded that the suggested answer is for your reference only. It doesn’t matter whether you have the right or wrong answer. What really matters is your reasoning process and justifications.

My suggested answer is D. Risk exposure.

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Risk Exposure
Risk Exposure
Risk Evaluation
Risk Evaluation

ALE = SLE * ARO = (AV * EF) * ARO

The annualized loss expectancy (ALE) is a quantitative form of risk exposure. AV, EF, SLE, and ARO are parameters of the ALE.


您正在使用定量方法分析風險。 以下哪項用於評估風險? (Wentz QOTD)
A. 資產價值(AV)
B. 年發生率(ARO)
C. 暴露因子(EF)
D. 風險暴露(Risk exposure)

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