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    CISO (chief information security officer)

    The CISO (chief information security officer) is a senior-level executive responsible for developing and implementing an information security program, which includes procedures and policies designed to protect enterprise communications, systems and assets from both internal and external threats.

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    incident response

    Incident response is an organized approach to addressing and managing the aftermath of a security breach or attack (also known as an incident). The goal is to handle the situation in a way that limits damage and reduces recovery time and costs. An incident response plan includes a policy that defines, in specific terms, what constitutes an incident and provides a step-by-step process that should be followed when an incident occurs.

  • Indicators of Compromise (IOC)

    Indicators of compromise are unusual activities on a system or network that imply the presence of a malicious actor.

  • P

    physical security

    Physical security is the protection of people and systems from damage or loss due to physical events such as fire, flood, disasters, crimes or accidents.

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