One value of creating a standard industry framework is that it will also create a language specific to business continuity planning. For a more definitive list of terms, refer to ISO standard 22300 “Societal security—Terminology.”
ACCEPTABLE USE POLICY A policy used by an organization to outline what can and cannot been done using the organization’s corporate network and access to the Internet. Employees are typically required to sign this policy before being granted access to the organization’s network.
ACL (ACCESS CONTROL LIST) A data file containing a list of the user IDs with permission to view or do something whenever someone tries to access a device or software component.
AFTER-ACTION REVIEW A response team self-assessment after ...