This lesson discusses the elements of an incident response policy. This varies by organization but most policies include some of the following key elements: · Statement of management commitment · The purpose and objective of the policy · Scope of policy · Who has what role · Prioritization and severity of incidents · Performance measures · Reporting and Contact forms In the wake of an incident, a formal and focuses plan is crucial to getting an organization back up and running again as well as minimizing damage and making sure it doesn't happen again. In addition to a strong incident response plan, an organization needs to have policies in place regarding communication with the media after an incident and educate their staff so they're aware of such procedures.
Incident Response and Advanced Forensics
In this course, you will gain an introduction to Incident Response, learn how to develop three important protection plans, perform advanced forensics on the incident, deep dive into insider and malware threats, and commence incident recovery.