Glossary beginning with V
An accountability system allows users, operators and third parties to verify a posteriori if the system has performed a data processing task as expected (validation).
The extent to which it is possible to assess norm compliance.
A behavior contrary to that required by a rule.
Weakness of an asset or control that can be exploited by a threat. Any circumstance or event with the potential to adversely impact an asset through unauthorized access, destruction, disclosure, modification of data, and/or denial of service.