Mastering Incident Response Plans and Tabletop Exercises with Christina Annechino, Trava

the Tea on Cybersecurity

Host Jara Rowe and guest Christina Annechino delve into incident response plans and tabletop exercises in this week’s episode. We’ll identify common challenges with developing incident response plans and the ins and outs of tabletop exercises.

Gain tips on forming an incident response plan and insight into the documentation and testing requirements and compliance standards such as NIST, SOC 2, PCI DSS, and ISO 27001. We provide a comprehensive understanding of the critical elements and processes involved in incident response planning, compliance, and tabletop exercises.

In this episode, you’ll learn:

  • What defines an incident, and what to include in an incident response plan to be prepared and compliant.

  • Why tabletop exercises are essential for identifying any gaps in the documented processes and procedures and preparing teams for emergencies.

  • How incident response plans and tabletop exercises are crucial in compliance readiness and maintaining security certifications.

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