Multidisciplinary strategic assessment process used to provide a comparative evaluation of the balance of strengths and weaknesses.
Sample Usage: A key aspect of net assessment involves analyzing technological influences on the security environment.
Annotation: Net assessment often involves the combined use of business principles, scenarios, crisis gaming and path gaming, conflict situations, and other tools.
Source: DHS Risk Lexicon, U.S. Department of Homeland Security, 2010 Edition. September 2010 Regulatory Guidance