Dell SecureWorks – 10 Tips to Help You Minimize the Duration and Impact of a Security Breach.
The message from Dell SecureWorks re-enforces the message from other security resources, but the presentation available on BitPipe provides additional insight. The tips start and end with Incident Response.
The plan includes roles, responsibilities, and stakeholders; addresses compliance with key industry mandates; and addresses key attacks that may disrupt business.
Identify gaps and take pro-active steps to enhance capabilities.
Incident Response should reflect information security risk assessments and this should be an extension of the corporate risk assessment.
The additional tips include cybersecurity best practices: (4) assess user privileges and accounts; (5) collect and analyze log data; (6) control traffic flows; (7) monitor network activity; (8) perform filtering for web and email; and (9) monitor DNS activity.
Attackers rarely limit their targets. This is an important step in raising preparedness.
Coordinated Response can help (1) develop an Incident Response Plan, (2) perform an incident response capabilities assessment, and (3) develop the risk assessment to support executive buy-in. Please contact us if we can be of help.