Cyber Security Incident Response
| 1. Cyber Security Incident Response or CIR involves the preparation of measures to, in best case scenario, prevent organisations from being attacked by cyber security threats or to effectively respond to a cyber attack.
Notes (1): Cyber Security Incident Response is used interchangeably with Cyber Incident Response.
2. Cyber security incident response refers to rapid resolution of incidents that may involve sensitive data in such a way that complies with legal requirements and applicable regulations and to preserve important investigative and forensic information.
Source: (Boston University, 2017)
3. Cyber security incident response refers to the capability to detect incidents quickly, contain them, mitigate impact, and restore and reconstitute services in a trusted manner.
Source: (ISACA, 2012)