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Q.List the seven-step CP process as defined by the NIST.Why is it recommended standard approach to the process? 1)The first step is to develop the contingency planning policy statement.An agency or a formal department provides the authority and guidance necessary to develop an effective contingeny plan. 2)To conduct a BIA:This helps to identify and prioritize critical IT systems and their components.A template for developing the BIA is also provided to assist the user. 3)The third step is to identify preventive controls.The measures used to reduce the effects of system disruptions can increase system availability and reduce contingency life cycle costs. 4)The fourth is to develop recovery strategies:They ensure that the system
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Unformatted text preview: may be recovered quickly and effectively following a disruption. 5)To develop an IT contingency plan:This should contain a detailed guidance and procedures for restoring a damaged system. 6)The sixth step is to Plan testing,training and exercises:Testing a plan identifies the gaps in planning and training prepares recovery personnel for plan activation.Both the activities do improve the plan effectiveness and the overall agency problems. 7)The final step is to Plan maintenance:This has to be updated regularly i.e. it has to be a living document to remain current with system enhancements....
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