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Category:Business Impact

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This category is for tagging common types of application security business impacts.

What is a business impact?

A business impact is the impact to a business that results from a sucessful attack. Note that this is not the Category:Technical_Impact but the damage to the business that results from an attack. Generally this is in terms of money, lives, reputation, customers, or speed.

How to add a new Business Impact article

You can follow the instructions to make a new Business Impact article. Please use the appropriate structure and follow the Tutorial. Be sure to paste the following at the end of your article to make it show up in the Business Impact category:

[[Category:Business Impact]]

A technical impact article should follow the Business Impact template.