Threat modeling without a diagram
Most threat model approaches (like e.g. STRIDE) assume you have a technical overview like a Data Flow Diagram. An interesting question therefore is; can you threat model when there is no such thing available? A common situation would be when your are forming an epic, but as an exercise let’s take a legal contract or service level agreement; can you threat model that? Let us find out….
At first sight this might be a stretch or weird thing to do as there are no assets to protect or technical risks to identify, but I will show you can still get interesting results by tweaking the process and making a translation first.Read more →