Incident Response and Handling

Learn about security documentation connected with incident response.


  • NIST.SP800-61 r2 Video — 00:04:56
    • Learn about the NIST guide for computer security incident management.

  • CSIRT Video — 00:02:31
    • Learn about forming a computer security and incident response team (CSIRT).

  • Network Profiling Video — 00:09:28
    • Learning about profiling networks to reduce incident response time.

  • Server Profiling Video — 00:04:38
    • Learn about profiling servers to provide a contextual view for incident response.

  • PCI Video — 00:02:18
    • Learn about the Payment Card Industry (PCI) framework.

  • HIPAA Video — 00:01:50
    • Learn about the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA).

  • SOX Video — 00:01:25
    • Learn about the Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) Act.

  • Cyber Kill Chain Model Video — 00:03:19
    • Learn about the different areas of the cyber kill chain model.

  • Apply the incident handling process (such as NIST.SP800-61) to an event Video — 00:01:58
  • PSI Video — 00:00:37
  • Intellectual Property Video — 00:00:53


Course description

How you respond to an incident may mean the difference between safety or disaster on a network level. In this course, you’ll be introduced to security frameworks and regulations that affect your incident response, including NIST and HIPAA.

Meet the author

Matt Carey is a network engineer who has been in the IT field for over a decade. He has worked on over 100 networks with his main focus being Cisco WAN, DC, SDN and security solutions.

Working as a consultant has given him exposure to many different technologies and skills, which has helped him excel in IT. Teaching has always been one of his passions, and he started working as an instructor about five years into his career. He enjoys using his experience to help others further their careers in IT and security.

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