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CHAPTER  16
Report Writing
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A wise man once said, “If it’s not documented, it didn’t happen.” When it comes to computer security investigations, that phrase is the golden rule all practitioners should strive to follow. Writing accurate, complete, and readable reports that address the questions at hand and are completed in a timely manner is both very important and a major challenge. That challenge sometimes causes organizations to make poor decisions about documentation when an incident occurs. There may come a day, however, that the fate of an ...

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