The SUNBURST hack in 2020 of the SolarWinds Orion Software showed that any organisation could be vulnerable to a cyber breach. The hack compromised 18,000 of the organisation’s systems’ including many USA Government organisations.
No matter how well prepared an organisation is, there is always a risk, so the key is to prepare your response as well.
Large organisations like Equifax, Marriot and Travelex have demonstrated the repercussions of a poor cyber incident response, and are good examples of how not to manage a data breach.
Many of the mistakes they made in their response could have been avoided by training, preparation and exercising.
In this video I talk about the 6 steps you should look at to ensure your organisation is ready to manage a cyber incident: