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Vendor Management

Definition:

The management of an entity selling a good or service to the State.  Vendors include, but are not limited to, retail businesses, consultants, contractors, manufacturers, credit card companies.  A vendor may be an individual, corporation, non-profit organization, federal government, or federal agency, local government or local agency, another state or another state agency, a Washington state agency, or Indian nation.  For travel reimbursement purposes, a vendor may include an employee, a board member, or volunteer

Theme(s):
Enterprise Architecture, Administrative and Financial Systems
Context:
Business Functions

Voice Communications

Definition:

Defines the set of capabilities to provide telephony or other voice communications

Theme(s):
Technology Business Management, Enterprise Architecture
Context:
IT Business Function

Vulnerability

Definition:

Relates to risk of attack. In IT terms, vulnerability describes points of risk to penetration of security barriers. Awareness of potential vulnerability is very important to designing ever more effective defenses against attack by unauthorized parties.

Theme(s):
Information Security, Enterprise Architecture

Vulnerability Assessment

Definition:

A comprehensive analysis that attempts to define, identify, and classify the security holes (vulnerabilities) in a system, network, or communications infrastructure within the assessment scope.

Theme(s):
Information Security, Enterprise Architecture