The first half of 2019 saw 3,800 publicly disclosed breaches and 4.1 billion records exposed. That’s a 54% increase in reported breaches compared to the same time period in 2018.  With this escalating environment, it is a near certainty that your organization will face the challenge of an incident or a breach. Now is the time to plan and prepare your organization.
Leveraging the U.S. Commerce Department’s National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Cybersecurity Framework and Incident Response Lifecycle as guides, this checklist provides high-level guidance on how to respond to a cyber incident or breach. Use the guide below to understand the critical steps you must take to ensure the resiliency of your organization’s systems, data and operations.