Incident Response Steps and Frameworks for SANS and NIST

January 3, 2020 | Elisha Girken
Elisha Girken

Elisha Girken

Elisha joined AlienVault as Content Marketing Manager in 2018. Previously she was Product Manager and Product Marketing Manager at Encast, an early-stage SaaS startup. Prior to that, she worked in marketing and advertising for SMBs, and was a teacher.

January 3, 2020 | Elisha Girken

Incident Response Steps and Frameworks for SANS and NIST

What is Incident Response?  Incident response is a plan for responding to a cybersecurity incident methodically. If an incident is nefarious, steps are taken to quickly contain, minimize, and learn from the damage. Not every cybersecurity event is serious enough to warrant investigation. Events, like a single login failure from an employee on premises, are good to be aware…