Minimize disruption and business impacts
Take a strategic approach to ensure a swift, efficient response to any cyber incident
Improve your cyberthreat preparedness, identify vulnerabilities, and establish proactive measures to prevent or mitigate the effects of security breaches
Stay informed about emerging threats to implement targeted security measures
Improved employee training and awareness
Ensure that employees understand their roles and responsibilities in preventing, detecting, and responding to incidents as part of a risk-aware culture
Gain a team of experts—on standby—to provide immediate assistance and expertise in the event of a security breach or incident
Tailor-made incident readiness and response solutions
Accelerate your cybersecurity incident readiness and response planning with tailored solutions
Get the facts with an Incident Readiness Risk Assessment
Your attack surface is as distinctive as the rest of your enterprise, so you need to be ready to prepare to repel cyberattacks in a way that matches your network environment.
Our consulting team will review relevant documentation using custom-developed frameworks to perform a gap analysis and risk assessment and propose remediation recommendations.
Leave nothing to chance with an Incident Strategy and Roadmap Development
In a cyberattack, time is literally money. Effective planning can significantly minimize your losses.
From the results of a risk assessment, we will develop a desirable future state for your incident readiness and response plan with a roadmap that details relevant technology, processes, and resources.
Map your response with an Incident and Response Plan and Playbook Development
Responding to an attempted cyberattack requires strategic planning.
We can develop a custom incident readiness and response plan for your organization based on the threat, regulatory, organizational, cultural and technology realities.
Test your team with real-world scenarios
In cybersecurity, focused testing—including tabletop and red team exercises— should be an integral part of your planning.
Provide interactive, simulated scenarios that test your organization's incident response capabilities, decision-making processes, and communication strategies, helping to identify any gaps within the incident response plan.
Foster a culture of security awareness
It may be a cliché, but it bears repeating: Cybersecurity is everyone’s responsibility.
Our approach to incident readiness can help educate employees on how to recognize and respond to security threats, adopting a culture of security awareness within the organization.
Organizations can rely on solutions that can automate an incident response protocol to help eliminate barriers, such as locating incident response plans, communicating roles and tasks to response teams, and monitoring actions during and after the threat.
Practice continuous cybersecurity improvement
Cybercriminals constantly develop new attack vectors, sharing their findings and techniques with others.
Our Cybersecurity experts can provide ongoing support and guidance to help organizations adapt and improve their incident response capabilities over time.
Use our specialized resources
Skilled cybersecurity professionals are in high demand, and building an effective team can deflect your organization from its core mission.
Our consultants come equipped with advanced tools and technologies that can help organizations detect, analyze, and respond to security incidents more effectively.
Get expert guidance with our Incident Response on Retainer
AT&T Cybersecurity is one of the world’s leading providers of technical and strategic expertise. In concert with our technology partners, we focus on keeping clients in front of evolving cyberattack vectors.
Our incident response retainer allows you to establish the terms and conditions for providing services in the event of a security incident so you can have a trusted advisor on standby.
Discover the benefits
Stay on track with expert guidance
Ensure a quick response and efficient resolution to keep your operations running smoothly
Strengthen your resilience
Guard your data and other assets against evolving threats and disruptive techniques
Depend on the experts
Call on our Cybersecurity’s expertise at every stage of the incident response life cycle
Tailor your solution
Match your cybersecurity strategy to the distinctive needs of your business sector
You have questions. We have answers.
What is incident readiness?
Incident readiness is the process of preparing an organization to effectively identify, respond to, and recover from security incidents—minimizing potential damage and reducing the likelihood of future incidents.
Why is incident readiness important?
Incident readiness is crucial for protecting an organization's assets, reputation, and customer trust. Being well-prepared can reduce the financial and operational impacts of a security incident and ensure regulatory compliance.
What are the key components of an incident readiness plan?
An incident readiness plan typically includes the following elements: clear roles and responsibilities, incident response procedures, communication protocols, employee training, regular assessments, and continuous improvement.
How can organizations improve their incident readiness?
Organizations can enhance their incident readiness by developing and regularly updating their incident response plans, training employees, conducting vulnerability assessments, and engaging with incident readiness service providers for expert guidance.
What role do employees play in incident readiness?
Employees play a critical role in incident readiness, as they are often the first line of defense against security threats. Training employees on security awareness and incident response procedures can help organizations detect and respond to incidents more effectively.