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Building Incident Response Team

Review the most important aspects of incident response team members, such as technical skills, personal skills and critical knowledge.

1 video  //  31 minutes of training

Course description

Having the right response team is critical for successful incident response. This course will help you review some of the most crucial skills and attributes for strong incident response team members. Take a look at incident responder selection criteria, types of technical skills needed (including system configurations, ability to identify network security issues, knowledge of encryption in use) and personal skills such as common sense and diplomacy.

Course syllabus

SIRT Team MembersDuration: 31:24

Meet the author



At Infosec, we believe knowledge is the most powerful tool in the fight against cybercrime. We help IT and security professionals advance their careers with a full regimen of certification and skills training. We also empower all employees with security awareness training to stay cybersecure at work and home. Driven by smart people wanting to do good, Infosec educates entire organizations on how to defend themselves from cybercrime. That’s what we do every day — equipping everyone with the latest security skills so the good guys win.

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FireEye, Inc.

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Chief Information Officer

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Information Security Systems Officer

Plans and pricing





$599 / license

Annually. Includes all content plus team admin and reporting.