“It depends” is a favorite phrase of both cybersecurity practitioners and lawyers.
It does depend on the incident as to who you phone first, but your lawyer may well need to be that person.
Recently on The Digital Decode, (CyberSecurity Practice Lead at Presidio) chatted with (Founder at Beckage) about securing legal advice before, during, and after a cybersecurity incident inevitably occurs. This Podcast was brought to you by Cisco Secure.
What we talked about:
- The 2 common and worst incident responses
- Why communication during an incident is so key
- Data laws and OFAC
- Where the CISO sits and who infosec should report to
- The best teachers: practice and experience