• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

This course was developed for organizations and individuals who are at the beginning of their planning and implementation process for creating a computer security incident response team or an incident management capability. This course begins with definitions and context for defining a CSIRT framework, followed by services that may be provided and building an action plan. An attendee workbook is included with questions and exercises to use in conjunction with the training.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the function of Computer Security Incident Response Teams (CSIRTs) and the philosophy behind them.
  • Understand the role of CSIRT in the incident management process.
  • Identify the requirements to establish an effective CSIRT.
  • Appreciate the key issues and decisions that must be addressed when creating a CSIRT.
  • Learn to strategically plan the development and implementation of your CSIRT.

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the NICE Framework Task, Knowledge, and Skill statements identified within the indicated NICE Framework component(s):

Specialty Areas

  • All-Source Analysis
  • Executive Cyber Leadership