Student L15A1

Instructions: Perform this activity in a group. Be prepared to discuss your answers with the rest of the class.


When you are an administrator of your own network it is very important to know that even with all the protection in the world it can and will eventually fail. That is not the end of all hope because we know this happens and that is why response strategies exist.

The goal of this activity is to create your own response strategy! Remember a good strategy is clear, specific, and explained.

Key points that may be helpful to keep in mind:

  • Building resilience
    • Redundancy
  • Preliminary control
  • Block/Deny
  • Evaluate, Contain, Eradicate, Recover
  • Impact of attacks
    • Security
    • Reputation
    • Safety
  • It may not always be purely technical

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