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Consequence – outcome of an event affecting objectives.

An event can lead to a range of consequences.

A consequence can be certain or uncertain and in the context of information security is usually negative.

Consequences can be expressed qualitatively or quantitatively.

Initial consequences can escalate through knock-on effects.

ISO 27000 2.14