Topic 1 – Management Actions Prior to Cyber Attack – One page with references
After a cyber attack, the organizational decision making and response to the attack is critical to getting the organization through the incident and back to normal business after the attack. Please review and discuss the actions management should take prior to a cyber attack. Include in your discussion an overview of crisis management and the role it plays in recovery.
Topic 2 –Business Continuity Plans – One page with references
Business continuity plans (BCP) describe processes and procedures that an organization activates for any threat or issue that may prevent the organization from carrying on normal business. Examples include cybersecurity attacks, fire, flood, and other business disruption causes. Describe and discuss the main components of a BCP.
Topic 3 – Offensive Cyber Attack Technology – One page with references
In traditional warfare, attacking communications and command and control functions are integral to victory. Attacking the systems that are the conduit of those critical functions are equally integral to victory. Discuss three offensive cyber attack technologies and when they should be deployed?
Topic 4 – Building a Coordinated Federal Cyber Strategy – One page with references
Within the US Government, no single department or agency has the ultimate responsibility for securing or responding against cyber attacks. Discuss an approach to building a coordination and collaboration comprehensive strategy across the federal government to reduce cyber security attacks.