|(2 %)||CVSS (Common Vulnerability Scoring System ) Version 2.0 released|
|(2 %)||CVSS V2.0 Web based calculator released|
CVSS stands for Common vulnerability Scoring System. It helps to score vulnerabilities severity and determine urgency of response and patch management. For more advanced information about CVSS Scoring metrics, please refer to http://www.first.org/cvss/.
The Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) provides an open framework for communicating the characteristics and impacts of IT vulnerabilities. CVSS consists of 3 groups: Base, Temporal and Environmental.