Playbooks, sometimes known as Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) or runbooks, are used for troubleshooting common issues. They are often created by a team of employees who are trained to manage security issues. Playbooks often include bulleted lists, step-by-step instructions, or diagrams, all of which make it easy to follow troubleshooting instructions.
During weeks 2, 3, and 5, you will develop individual playbooks for a fictional company that hired you to write their playbooks and manage the team. The first playbook is a response to malware found at the company. Each week is a separate playbook and needs to have a cover page and references.
Outline a 2- to 3-page playbook in Microsoft Word or Word Compatible to address a category of malware attacks of your choice.
Complete the following in your playbook:
- Provide details of the malware category.
- Identify the expected vulnerability and attack vector.
- Analyze the vulnerability to determine 2 risks of this malware.
- Outline step-by-step instructions on how to resolve the malware attack.
Remember, numbered or bulleted steps or guidelines make the document easy for others to follow under potentially stressful situations. Paragraphs can be used to help support the steps and guidelines.
Cite at least 2 resources to support your assignment.
Format your assignment according to APA guidelines.
Review Rubric to assure all requirements are met.