Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT)

A Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT) is a group of security experts who respond to cybersecurity incidents. These teams work on many unique cybersecurity incidents involving malware, viruses, and cyber …

February 21st, 2020

Root Cause Analysis

A root cause seeks to examine all the potential causes for a major incident at a business and select the root cause from them. Then it seeks to propose mitigating controls to prevent the root cause from recurring.

January 13th, 2020

Revision

Revision refers to the final aspect of incident response, that of revising procedures and systems to ensure an incident doesn’t occur again. During this part of the process, organizations must …

January 8th, 2020

Containment

Containment refers to the limiting and preventing of further damage to a computer system or network. Containment is a part of incident response, right before the eradication of the threat. …

January 7th, 2020

Security Event and Incident Management (SEIM)

Security Event and Incident Management (SEIM)

  Security Event and Incident Management (SEIM) refers to cyber security products and services that provide real time analysis, monitoring, and alerting on security logs and generated by applications, hosts, …

January 3rd, 2020

Incident Response Plan

An Incident Response Plan is a set of predetermined and documented procedures to detect and respond to a cyber incident. This is the actual procedure carried out if there is …

December 26th, 2019

Incident Response is all about Planning

Incident Reponse

Incident Response is the activities that address the short-term, direct effects of an incident and may also support short-term recovery. Incident Response in cybersecurity work is where a team responds …

December 22nd, 2019

Response

Response is the activities that address the short-term, direct effects of an incident and may also support short-term recovery. In cybersecurity, response encompasses both automated and manual activities. Related Term: …

December 21st, 2019