Dealing with Incidents

Explore how an incident response plan works and the basic concepts related to digital forensics.

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Course description

This course explains the purpose and main components of an incident response plan and walks through the phases of incident response, contingency planning and creating backups.

Course syllabus

Incident ResponseDuration: 6:39

In this episode, Mike discusses the steps involved in incident response.

Digital ForensicsDuration: 11:40

In this episode, Mike demonstrates how to properly collect and preserve data when incidents happen or legal inquiries are made.

Contingency PlanningDuration: 10:15

In this episode, Mike explains the thought processes necessary to create an effective contingency plan.

BackupsDuration: 7:43

In this episode, Mike describes the when, why and how of backups.

Meet the author

Mike Meyers

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Mike Meyers, affectionately called the "Alpha Geek," is the industry's leading authority on CompTIA certifications. He is the president and co-founder of Total Seminars, LLC, a provider of PC and network repair seminars, books, videos and courseware for thousands of organizations throughout the world. Mike has been involved in the computer and network repair industry since 1987 as a technician, instructor, author, consultant and speaker. He has sold over a million IT and certification books, including the best-selling CompTIA A+ Certification All-in-One Exam Guide and CompTIA Network+ Certification All-in-One Exam Guide. He has personally taught thousands of students, including U.S. senators, U.S. Supreme Court Justices, members of the United Nation, every branch of the U.S. Armed Forces, many branches of the Department of Justice, hundreds of corporate clients and academic students at every level.

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