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Business Continuity-Disaster Recovery Planning

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Discussions: 77 total

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DR strike, first it look like incident but soon it becomes a measure disaster. Is there any formula to use when to switch?
nooruddin | 4/7/2016 8:26:54 AM | COMMENTS(15)
Normally in an audit I would check to see that systems/databases etc have been tested for disaster recovery this would include recovery from on site storage and off site storage.  Here is my question.  Users say if they would have to do a full restore of ...
Tina278 | 3/21/2016 11:17:42 AM | COMMENTS(6)
There's a school of thought that IT systems used to develop critical applications require assured levels of service (e.g., availability) so that time critical fixes to application incidents can be developed in a timely manner. Has anyone in this forum had...
Phil Green | 2/26/2016 9:43:37 AM | COMMENTS(1)
Hi everyone While working on formal, but yet actionable, BC/DR plans, what would be the best way to describe information security controls within the plan?
Olga541 | 2/25/2016 10:55:30 AM | COMMENTS(0)
Hello everyone Recently at my office we have been updating our DRP/BCP document, and we realized that it was too general to really help into a disaster situation. Now we are defining more accurated scenarios to define specific actions. Is there any method...
Samantha M. | 2/1/2016 12:11:38 PM | COMMENTS(6)
I am beginning to compile a list of good, recent case studies about companies experiences with BCP and DR. I will compile, review and share out any suggestions forwarded. I will run these through some courses with students to help them appreciate the topi...
DianeD | 1/27/2016 7:07:13 PM | COMMENTS(3)

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Events & Online Learning: 2 total

9 Nov 2015
ISACA International Event
Copenhagen, Denmark
Stay on top of the trends and opportunities of the dynamic technology industry at EuroCACS/ISRM —the leading European conference for IT audit, assurance, security and risk professionals.
22 Aug 2016
ISACA International Event
Hollywood, Florida, US
2016 GRC Conference - 22-24 August , Fort Lauderdale, FL. Explore the future of Governance Risk and Control through expert-led workshops and sessions developed by the IIA and ISACA. Register early for our GRC learning tracks.

Journal Articles: 33 total

Volume 2, 2016
by Sanjiv Agarwala, CISA, CISM, CGEIT, BS 25999/ISO 22301 LA, CISSP, ISO 27001:2013 LA, MBCI
Cybersecurity threats are on the rise. Every organization is connected to one another, and any organization can become the victim of cyberattacks.
Volume 2, 2016
by David Eduardo Acosta R., CISA, CISM, CRISC, BS 25999 LA, CCNA Security, CHFI Trainer, CISSP Instructor, OPST, PCI QSA
The typical postincident cliché assumes that misfortunes are opportunities. Instead, one can methodically prepare using the correct tools to implement a realistic and objective perspective...
Volume 2, 2016
by Leighton R. Johnson III | Reviewed by A. Krista Kivisild, CISA, CA, CPA
The book addresses how to prosecute malicious insiders or external hackers and describes all of the incident response stages that should be followed and completed.
Volume 1, 2016
by Frederick G. Mackaden, CISA, CMA, PMP
This article focuses on miscellaneous errors and insider misuse as these are not as closely monitored, perhaps because they are not perceived as an external threat.
Volume 6, 2015
by Hari Mukundhan, CISA, CISSP
With the significant increase in the rate of cybersecurity incidents worldwide, the financial impacts due to these incidents have also soared.
Volume 5, 2015
by Gary Lieberman, Ph.D., CISSP
With 2014 being known as The Year of the Mega Breach, cyberattacks have quickly become a key focus in almost every BC/DR program.

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Blog Posts: 8 total

“Enterprise architecture is now a strategic componentof every forward-thinking organization around the world.”Source: Related Article: Common Perspective on Enterprise Architecture: http://feapo....
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Agile technique in software development has been around for quite some time. There have been efforts to adopt the agile techniques for strategic planning, alignment and execution. Following are some of the relevant articles/blog posts in this area. The to...
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13 Nov 2014
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13 Nov 2014
Now a days, you don’t need to be a IT guru or best software programmer to access /control other personal/organization data. If you follow below techniques, you can easily get confidential information.1. Masquerading2. Tailgeting (Piggy back)3. Dumpster di...
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Enterprise Architecture (EA) is about holistic understanding of the enterprise including the business side. I had to stress on the business side as sometimes the EA is taken as IT Architecture. EA is a combination of IT and Business Architectures. It take...
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28 Jan 2014
Welcome to my blog which will be dedicated to views and discussions on Enterprise Architect (EA) and Business-IT Alignment (BITA). I encourage the colleagues to join the ISACA topic group for "Strategic Planning/Alignment" for initiating and promoting...
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