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RE: Vulnebrability level definition
From: "Greg Reber" <greg.reber () astechconsulting com>
Date: Tue, 11 Feb 2003 09:36:42 -0800

Andres - we believe that there are a number of factors that influence the
'severity' of a given vulnerability, and this severity can change with time.
There are a number of network exposure management systems out there that use
different methodologies to rate vulnerabilities and present the associated
severities on a numerical scoring basis.  Ncircle (www.ncircle.com) is one
of those that seem to have a good handle on it.  Maybe they can provide you
with a synopsis of their methodology.

-greg

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-----Original Message-----
From: Andres Martinez [mailto:artiman () insightbb com]
Sent: Tuesday, February 11, 2003 8:41 AM
To: security-basics () securityfocus com; pen-test () securityfocus com
Subject: Vulnebrability level definition

I need a good definition for the levels of severity related with
vulnerabilities
I'm using Very High, High, Mid , Low, Warning

Any documentation, definition or Internet URL will be appreciated

Tks

Andres M



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