CompTIA Security+ Exam Set A – Q78

Which of the following is the GREATEST security risk of two or more companies working together under a Memorandum of Understanding?

A. Budgetary considerations may not have been written into the MOU, leaving an entity to absorb more cost than intended at signing.
B. MOUs have strict policies in place for services performed between the entities and the penalties for compromising a partner are high.
C. MOUs are generally loose agreements and therefore may not have strict guidelines in place to protect sensitive data between the two entities.
D. MOUs between two companies working together cannot be held to the same legal standards as SLAs.

Correct Answer: C