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Eric C. ThompsonCybersecurity Incident Responsehttps://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4842-3870-7_10

10. Continuous Monitoring of Incident Response Program

Eric C. Thompson1 
Lisle, Illinois, USA

An important characteristic of program maturity is continuous monitoring by management. This means leaders of the program establish performance indicators, aligned with management’s expectations, and these indicators are reviewed regularly. In the Program Review for Information Security Assurance (PRISMA), these actions are captured in the measured and managed categories. Metrics are developed, and management reviews performance of the program, to confirm that it meets the organization’s needs. The National Institute for Standards and Technology ...

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