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Weighing the Danger: The Continuing Value of the Threat and Risk Assessment

The Threat and Risk Assessment (TRA) is one aspect of business continuity that has come under criticism recently. In our opinion, this tool remains highly valuable, provided it is used correctly.

The complaints against the TRA are similar to those expressed about the Business Impact Analysis. People say it isn’t useful, that the information gathered tends to be of low quality, and that it’s too disruptive to the staff of other departments.