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Responding to a Cyber Incident

Find out what you should do if you think that you have been a victim of a cyber incident.

Data Breach Response: A Guide for Business – addresses the steps to take once a breach has occurred
Federal Trade Commission

Recovering from a Cybersecurity Incident – geared towards small manufacturers; presentation about best practices that use the Incident Response Lifecycle to provide guidance on recovering from and preventing cybersecurity incidents
Manufacturing Extension Partnership

FraudSupport - guidance for responding to the most common cyber incidents facing small businesses.
Cybercrime Support Network

Content outlined on the Small Business Cybersecurity Corner webpages contain documents and resources submitted directly to us from our contributors. These resources were identified by our contributors as information they deemed most relevant and timely—and were chosen based on the current needs of the small business community.  Certain commercial entities may be identified in this Web site or linked Web sites. Such identification is not intended to imply recommendation or endorsement by NIST, nor is it intended to imply that the entities, materials, or equipment are necessarily the best available for the purpose.

Created February 7, 2019, Updated November 18, 2019