CompTIA: Incident Response Standards

19/11/2020 - 09:15

...""A book with a triangle and exclamation point on the cover.Standards such as the U.S. National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Special Publication (SP) 800-61 provide a helpful foundation for knowing how to respond to attacks of various types. The IT industry also uses the ISO/IEC 27035-1:2016 standard as a guideline for incident response procedures. As a general rule, organizations with a reputation for responding well to incidents tend to use such standards as helpful guidelines, rather than absolute rules to follow.

IT pros can also benefit from seeing demonstrations of attacks to learn how data behaves in particular situations. Take the time to view demonstrations of the following attacks:

  • Ransomware
  • DDoS
  • Browser-based threat"