Unintended Consequences, A Future Nightmare

Not being a astronomy expert or an aerospace engineer. I have a question as to capability of NASA's DART program. Correct me if I'm wrong. If DART head on collides with an errant asteroid that is not currently a threat to earth, is it not possible that even slightly changing the orbit trajectory of the target asteroid in fact place it on an uncontrollable trajectory with another asteroid or worse case, possibly put in on just another unforeseen orbit that could possibly, at a later date, actually threaten the earth? Knowing that the NASA DART will be destroyed upon it's asteroid collision. Unless controllability of the asteroid itself after the collision becomes a possibility, this DART program seems somewhat fool hearty and down right dangerous. Testing this DART on an asteroid not currently a threat to earth may likely result in creating a space rock that becomes an inherent threat, should the DART not cause the target asteroid to adjust it's orbit and trajectory in the desired direction?
NASA's DART spacecraft, humanity's first asteroid defense mission, less than one month from launch
 
 
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NASA is less than one month away from launching humanity's first-ever asteroid-deflecting mission, known as DART, short for
 
 
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