Incident response

How to conduct a tabletop exercise

tabletop exercise
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As you discovered in the first installment of this five-part series, tabletop exercises can be an important practical tool for reviewing and updating incident response plans. You should schedule them to correspond with yearly Incident Response (IR) plan reviews.

When you use existing incident response measures as you play out tabletop data breaches, you uncover holes in IR that can amplify disaster when real data compromise hits the proverbial fan. Unexpected results in tabletop scenarios can foster positive change in IR planning to prepare the enterprise.

Sit back, relax, and read as CSO Magazine takes the wheel in this practical, resource-rich ride across the corporate tabletop.

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