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Establish, implement, and maintain an incident response policy.


CONTROL ID
14024
CONTROL TYPE
Establish/Maintain Documentation
CLASSIFICATION
Preventive

SUPPORTING AND SUPPORTED CONTROLS




This Control directly supports the implied Control(s):
  • Establish, implement, and maintain an Incident Response program., CC ID: 00579

This Control has the following implementation support Control(s):
  • Include compliance requirements in the incident response policy., CC ID: 14108
  • Include coordination amongst entities in the incident response policy., CC ID: 14107
  • Include management commitment in the incident response policy., CC ID: 14106
  • Include roles and responsibilities in the incident response policy., CC ID: 14105
  • Include the scope in the incident response policy., CC ID: 14104
  • Include the purpose in the incident response policy., CC ID: 14101
  • Disseminate and communicate the incident response policy to interested personnel and affected parties., CC ID: 14099


SELECTED AUTHORITY DOCUMENTS COMPLIED WITH




  • An APRA-regulated entity must annually review and test its information security response plans to ensure they remain effective and fit-for-purpose. (26., Australian Prudential Regulation Authority Prudential Standard CPS 234 Information Security, CPS 234 – 1)
  • An incident response policy that addresses purpose, scope, roles, responsibilities, management commitment, coordination among organizational entities, and compliance; and (IR-1a.1., StateRAMP Security Controls Baseline Summary Category 1, Version 1.1)
  • Incident response policy [Assignment: organization-defined frequency]; and (IR-1b.1., StateRAMP Security Controls Baseline Summary Category 1, Version 1.1)
  • An incident response policy that addresses purpose, scope, roles, responsibilities, management commitment, coordination among organizational entities, and compliance; and (IR-1a.1., StateRAMP Security Controls Baseline Summary Category 2, Version 1.1)
  • Incident response policy [Assignment: organization-defined frequency]; and (IR-1b.1., StateRAMP Security Controls Baseline Summary Category 2, Version 1.1)
  • An incident response policy that addresses purpose, scope, roles, responsibilities, management commitment, coordination among organizational entities, and compliance; and (IR-1a.1., StateRAMP Security Controls Baseline Summary Category 3, Version 1.1)
  • Incident response policy [Assignment: organization-defined frequency]; and (IR-1b.1., StateRAMP Security Controls Baseline Summary Category 3, Version 1.1)
  • An incident response policy that addresses purpose, scope, roles, responsibilities, management commitment, coordination among organizational entities, and compliance; and (IR-1a.1., StateRAMP Security Controls Baseline Summary High Sensitivity Level, Version 1.1)
  • Incident response policy [Assignment: organization-defined frequency]; and (IR-1b.1., StateRAMP Security Controls Baseline Summary High Sensitivity Level, Version 1.1)
  • Develop and implement responses to declared incidents according to pre-defined procedures. (IR.2.096, Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification, Version 1.0, Level 2)
  • Develop and implement responses to declared incidents according to pre-defined procedures. (IR.2.096, Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification, Version 1.0, Level 3)
  • Develop and implement responses to declared incidents according to pre-defined procedures. (IR.2.096, Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification, Version 1.0, Level 4)
  • Develop and implement responses to declared incidents according to pre-defined procedures. (IR.2.096, Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification, Version 1.0, Level 5)
  • An incident response policy that addresses purpose, scope, roles, responsibilities, management commitment, coordination among organizational entities, and compliance; and (IR-1a.1. High Baseline Controls, FedRAMP Baseline Security Controls, 8/28/2018)
  • Incident response policy [FedRAMP Assignment: at least annually]; and (IR-1b.1. High Baseline Controls, FedRAMP Baseline Security Controls, 8/28/2018)
  • Incident response policy [FedRAMP Assignment: at least every 3 years]; and (IR-1b.1. Moderate Baseline Controls, FedRAMP Baseline Security Controls, 8/28/2018)
  • An incident response policy that addresses purpose, scope, roles, responsibilities, management commitment, coordination among organizational entities, and compliance; and (IR-1a.1. Low Baseline Controls, FedRAMP Baseline Security Controls, 8/28/2018)
  • Incident response policy [FedRAMP Assignment: at least every 3 years]; and (IR-1b.1. Low Baseline Controls, FedRAMP Baseline Security Controls, 8/28/2018)
  • An incident response policy that addresses purpose, scope, roles, responsibilities, management commitment, coordination among organizational entities, and compliance; and (IR-1a.1. Moderate Baseline Controls, FedRAMP Baseline Security Controls, 8/28/2018)
  • [Selection (one or more): organization-level; mission/business process-level; system-level] incident response policy that: (IR-1a.1., Control Baselines for Information Systems and Organizations, NIST SP 800-53B, High Impact Baseline, October 2020)
  • Policy [Assignment: organization-defined frequency] and following [Assignment: organization-defined events]; and (IR-1c.1., Control Baselines for Information Systems and Organizations, NIST SP 800-53B, High Impact Baseline, October 2020)
  • Is consistent with applicable laws, executive orders, directives, regulations, policies, standards, and guidelines; and (IR-1a.1(b), Control Baselines for Information Systems and Organizations, NIST SP 800-53B, High Impact Baseline, October 2020)
  • Is consistent with applicable laws, executive orders, directives, regulations, policies, standards, and guidelines; and (IR-1a.1(b), Control Baselines for Information Systems and Organizations, NIST SP 800-53B, Low Impact Baseline, October 2020)
  • [Selection (one or more): organization-level; mission/business process-level; system-level] incident response policy that: (IR-1a.1., Control Baselines for Information Systems and Organizations, NIST SP 800-53B, Low Impact Baseline, October 2020)
  • Policy [Assignment: organization-defined frequency] and following [Assignment: organization-defined events]; and (IR-1c.1., Control Baselines for Information Systems and Organizations, NIST SP 800-53B, Low Impact Baseline, October 2020)
  • Is consistent with applicable laws, executive orders, directives, regulations, policies, standards, and guidelines; and (IR-1a.1(b), Control Baselines for Information Systems and Organizations, NIST SP 800-53B, Moderate Impact Baseline, October 2020)
  • Policy [Assignment: organization-defined frequency] and following [Assignment: organization-defined events]; and (IR-1c.1., Control Baselines for Information Systems and Organizations, NIST SP 800-53B, Moderate Impact Baseline, October 2020)
  • [Selection (one or more): organization-level; mission/business process-level; system-level] incident response policy that: (IR-1a.1., Control Baselines for Information Systems and Organizations, NIST SP 800-53B, Moderate Impact Baseline, October 2020)
  • [Selection (one or more): organization-level; mission/business process-level; system-level] incident response policy that: (IR-1a.1., Control Baselines for Information Systems and Organizations, NIST SP 800-53B, Privacy Control Baseline, October 2020)
  • Policy [Assignment: organization-defined frequency] and following [Assignment: organization-defined events]; and (IR-1c.1., Control Baselines for Information Systems and Organizations, NIST SP 800-53B, Privacy Control Baseline, October 2020)
  • Is consistent with applicable laws, executive orders, directives, regulations, policies, standards, and guidelines; and (IR-1a.1(b), Control Baselines for Information Systems and Organizations, NIST SP 800-53B, Privacy Control Baseline, October 2020)
  • [Selection (one or more): organization-level; mission/business process-level; system-level] incident response policy that: (IR-1a.1., Cybersecurity Supply Chain Risk Management Practices for Systems and Organizations, NIST Special Publication 800-161, Revision 1, Appendix A, C-SCRM Baseline Controls)
  • Is consistent with applicable laws, executive orders, directives, regulations, policies, standards, and guidelines; and (IR-1a.1(b), Cybersecurity Supply Chain Risk Management Practices for Systems and Organizations, NIST Special Publication 800-161, Revision 1, Appendix A, C-SCRM Baseline Controls)
  • Policy [Assignment: organization-defined frequency] and following [Assignment: organization-defined events]; and (IR-1c.1., Cybersecurity Supply Chain Risk Management Practices for Systems and Organizations, NIST Special Publication 800-161, Revision 1, Appendix A, C-SCRM Baseline Controls)
  • [Selection (one or more): organization-level; mission/business process-level; system-level] incident response policy that: (IR-1a.1., Cybersecurity Supply Chain Risk Management Practices for Systems and Organizations, NIST Special Publication 800-161, Revision 1, Appendix A, C-SCRM Flow Down Controls)
  • Is consistent with applicable laws, executive orders, directives, regulations, policies, standards, and guidelines; and (IR-1a.1(b), Cybersecurity Supply Chain Risk Management Practices for Systems and Organizations, NIST Special Publication 800-161, Revision 1, Appendix A, C-SCRM Flow Down Controls)
  • Policy [Assignment: organization-defined frequency] and following [Assignment: organization-defined events]; and (IR-1c.1., Cybersecurity Supply Chain Risk Management Practices for Systems and Organizations, NIST Special Publication 800-161, Revision 1, Appendix A, C-SCRM Flow Down Controls)
  • [Selection (one or more): organization-level; mission/business process-level; system-level] incident response policy that: (IR-1a.1., Cybersecurity Supply Chain Risk Management Practices for Systems and Organizations, NIST Special Publication 800-161, Revision 1, Appendix A, C-SCRM Level 2 Controls)
  • Policy [Assignment: organization-defined frequency] and following [Assignment: organization-defined events]; and (IR-1c.1., Cybersecurity Supply Chain Risk Management Practices for Systems and Organizations, NIST Special Publication 800-161, Revision 1, Appendix A, C-SCRM Level 2 Controls)
  • Is consistent with applicable laws, executive orders, directives, regulations, policies, standards, and guidelines; and (IR-1a.1(b), Cybersecurity Supply Chain Risk Management Practices for Systems and Organizations, NIST Special Publication 800-161, Revision 1, Appendix A, C-SCRM Level 2 Controls)
  • [Selection (one or more): organization-level; mission/business process-level; system-level] incident response policy that: (IR-1a.1., Cybersecurity Supply Chain Risk Management Practices for Systems and Organizations, NIST Special Publication 800-161, Revision 1, Appendix A, C-SCRM Level 3 Controls)
  • Policy [Assignment: organization-defined frequency] and following [Assignment: organization-defined events]; and (IR-1c.1., Cybersecurity Supply Chain Risk Management Practices for Systems and Organizations, NIST Special Publication 800-161, Revision 1, Appendix A, C-SCRM Level 3 Controls)
  • Is consistent with applicable laws, executive orders, directives, regulations, policies, standards, and guidelines; and (IR-1a.1(b), Cybersecurity Supply Chain Risk Management Practices for Systems and Organizations, NIST Special Publication 800-161, Revision 1, Appendix A, C-SCRM Level 3 Controls)
  • An incident response policy that addresses purpose, scope, roles, responsibilities, management commitment, coordination among organizational entities, and compliance; and (IR-1a.1. Low Baseline Controls, Guide to Industrial Control Systems (ICS) Security, Revision 2)
  • An incident response policy that addresses purpose, scope, roles, responsibilities, management commitment, coordination among organizational entities, and compliance; and (IR-1a.1. Moderate Baseline Controls, Guide to Industrial Control Systems (ICS) Security, Revision 2)
  • An incident response policy that addresses purpose, scope, roles, responsibilities, management commitment, coordination among organizational entities, and compliance; and (IR-1a.1. High Baseline Controls, Guide to Industrial Control Systems (ICS) Security, Revision 2)
  • Incident response policy [Assignment: organization-defined frequency]; and (IR-1b.1. Low Baseline Controls, Guide to Industrial Control Systems (ICS) Security, Revision 2)
  • Incident response policy [Assignment: organization-defined frequency]; and (IR-1b.1. Moderate Baseline Controls, Guide to Industrial Control Systems (ICS) Security, Revision 2)
  • Incident response policy [Assignment: organization-defined frequency]; and (IR-1b.1. High Baseline Controls, Guide to Industrial Control Systems (ICS) Security, Revision 2)
  • During the preparation of the incident response plan, input should be obtained from the various stakeholders including operations, engineering, IT, system support vendors, management, organized labor, legal, and safety. These stakeholders should also review and approve the plan. (§ 6.2.8 ICS-specific Recommendations and Guidance ¶ 4, Guide to Industrial Control Systems (ICS) Security, Revision 2)
  • An incident response policy that addresses purpose, scope, roles, responsibilities, management commitment, coordination among organizational entities, and compliance; and (IR-1a.1., Security and Privacy Controls for Federal Information Systems and Organizations, NIST SP 800-53, High Impact Baseline, Revision 4)
  • Incident response policy [Assignment: organization-defined frequency]; and (IR-1b.1., Security and Privacy Controls for Federal Information Systems and Organizations, NIST SP 800-53, High Impact Baseline, Revision 4)
  • An incident response policy that addresses purpose, scope, roles, responsibilities, management commitment, coordination among organizational entities, and compliance; and (IR-1a.1., Security and Privacy Controls for Federal Information Systems and Organizations, NIST SP 800-53, Low Impact Baseline, Revision 4)
  • Incident response policy [Assignment: organization-defined frequency]; and (IR-1b.1., Security and Privacy Controls for Federal Information Systems and Organizations, NIST SP 800-53, Low Impact Baseline, Revision 4)
  • An incident response policy that addresses purpose, scope, roles, responsibilities, management commitment, coordination among organizational entities, and compliance; and (IR-1a.1., Security and Privacy Controls for Federal Information Systems and Organizations, NIST SP 800-53, Moderate Impact Baseline, Revision 4)
  • Incident response policy [Assignment: organization-defined frequency]; and (IR-1b.1., Security and Privacy Controls for Federal Information Systems and Organizations, NIST SP 800-53, Moderate Impact Baseline, Revision 4)
  • An incident response policy that addresses purpose, scope, roles, responsibilities, management commitment, coordination among organizational entities, and compliance; and (IR-1a.1., Security and Privacy Controls for Federal Information Systems and Organizations, NIST SP 800-53, Revision 4)
  • Incident response policy [Assignment: organization-defined frequency]; and (IR-1b.1., Security and Privacy Controls for Federal Information Systems and Organizations, NIST SP 800-53, Revision 4)
  • [Selection (one or more): organization-level; mission/business process-level; system-level] incident response policy that: (IR-1a.1., Security and Privacy Controls for Information Systems and Organizations, NIST SP 800-53, Revision 5)
  • Policy [Assignment: organization-defined frequency] and following [Assignment: organization-defined events]; and (IR-1c.1., Security and Privacy Controls for Information Systems and Organizations, NIST SP 800-53, Revision 5)
  • Is consistent with applicable laws, executive orders, directives, regulations, policies, standards, and guidelines; and (IR-1a.1(b), Security and Privacy Controls for Information Systems and Organizations, NIST SP 800-53, Revision 5)
  • An incident response policy that addresses purpose, scope, roles, responsibilities, management commitment, coordination among organizational entities, and compliance; and (IR-1a.1., Supply Chain Risk Management Practices for Federal Information Systems and Organizations, NIST Special Publication 800-161, April 2015)
  • Incident response policy [Assignment: organization-defined frequency]; and (IR-1b.1., Supply Chain Risk Management Practices for Federal Information Systems and Organizations, NIST Special Publication 800-161, April 2015)
  • An incident response policy that addresses purpose, scope, roles, responsibilities, management commitment, coordination among organizational entities, and compliance; and (IR-1a.1., TX-RAMP Security Controls Baseline Level 1)
  • Incident response policy [TX-RAMP Assignment: at least every 3 years]; and (IR-1b.1., TX-RAMP Security Controls Baseline Level 1)
  • An incident response policy that addresses purpose, scope, roles, responsibilities, management commitment, coordination among organizational entities, and compliance; and (IR-1a.1., TX-RAMP Security Controls Baseline Level 2)
  • Incident response policy [TX-RAMP Assignment: at least every 3 years]; and (IR-1b.1., TX-RAMP Security Controls Baseline Level 2)