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Category:Technical Impact

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

What is an technical impact?

A technical impact is the impact to a system that results from a successful attack. Note that this is not the Category:Business_Impact but the technical effect on the system of an attack. Generally, this is related to some compromise of confidentiality, integrity, availability, or accountability.

How to add a new Technical Impact article

You can follow the instructions to make a new Technical 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 Technical Impact category:

[[Category:Technical Impact]]

A technical impact article should follow the Technical Impact template.

Pages in category "Technical Impact"

The following 4 pages are in this category, out of 4 total.