Today’s cyberattacks, particularly ransomware, have been designed to cause maximum destruction to the organization; downtime is the costliest aspect of the attack, averaging between $100k and $1M for most organizations. Yet, too often, restoration experts are not engaged until it’s far too late for them to recommend strategies to reduce business disruption and its associated damage. Today’s restoration experts are highly skilled in leading tools deployment, recovery strategies, and reducing the damage done by attacks—when engaged early.
This white paper explores a new, collaborative incident response paradigm where restoration teams are engaged immediately following a breach, working together with forensics teams, corporate IT, breach counsel, and cyber insurers to reduce business interruption by up to 50%. The paper further explores barriers to the new model and meaningful ways the industry, carriers, and security professionals can overcome them to benefit organizations and the industry as a whole.
Conversant Group is changing the IT services paradigm with our relentless focus on “Secure First” managed services, IT infrastructure and consulting. Conversant has been a thought leader for over 12 years helping over 500 customers and entire industries get answers to the security questions they may not even know to ask. We are the world’s first civilian cybersecurity force, with three battle-tested battalions: