Among emergency responders, including in the realm of cyber, tabletop exercises are widely accepted as a reliable training activity for preparing for the inevitable incident. Drilling response scenarios via discussion-based, classroom-style exercises offers a multitude of benefits, including ensuring roles and responsibilities are understood and forcing participants to sharpen their critical thinking during the fluidity of an evolving event.
That said, according to a recent survey from Osterman Research, just a third of organizations are finding the exercises to be “highly effective.” This is at least partially due to the infrequency of exercises being performed.
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*** This is a Security Bloggers Network syndicated blog from Siemplify authored by Dan Kaplan. Read the original post at: https://www.siemplify.co/blog/how-your-soc-team-can-triumph-with-tabletop-exercises-free-guide/