Computer Incident Response and Forensics Team Management, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0124047254
  • ISBN-13: 9780124047259
  • DDC: 658.4
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 352 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released May 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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Computer Incident Response and Forensics Team Management provides security professionals with a complete handbook of computer incident response from the perspective of forensics team management. This unique approach teaches readers the concepts and principles they need to conduct a successful incident response investigation, ensuring that proven policies and procedures are established and followed by all team members. Leighton R. Johnson III describes the processes within an incident response event and shows the crucial importance of skillful forensics team management, including when and where the transition to forensics investigation should occur during an incident response event. The book also provides discussions of key incident response components. Provides readers with a complete handbook on computer incident response from the perspective of forensics team management. Identify the key steps to completing a successful computer incident response investigation. Defines the qualities necessary to become a successful forensics investigation team member, as well as the interpersonal relationship skills necessary for successful incident response and forensics investigation teams.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
About the Author.
1: Introduction.
2: Definitions.
3: Incident Response Team.
4: The Stages of Incident Response.
5: The Security Incident Response Team Members.
6: Incident Evidence.
7: Incident Response Tools.
8: Incident Response Policies and Procedures.
9: Legal Requirements and Considerations.
10: Governmental Laws, Policies, and Procedures.
11: Forensics Team.
12: Forensics Process.
13: Forensics Team Requirements Members.
14: Forensics Team Policies and Procedures.
15: Management of Forensics Evidence Handling.
16: Forensics Tools.
17: Legalities of Forensics.
18: Forensics Team Oversight.
19: General Management and Team.
20: General Team Management.
21: Corporate IT-Related Security Relationship with SIR&FT.
22: Relationship Management.
23: Conclusion.
Appendix A: References.
Appendix B: Relevant Incident Response and Forensics Publications from Governmental Agencies and Organizations.
Appendix C: Forensics Team Templates.