SANS Policy Templates: Pandemic and Business Continuity Policy

The SANS Institute has published several information security policy templates describing best data security practices in template format. This largely means that you can ‘fill in the blanks’ when developing a security policy (although some modification will be in order for your specific circumstances). In this post we’ll look at the SANS template for a pandemic response and business continuity policy. As a pandemic is different from a disaster, so is the planning which goes into mitigating the effects of a pandemic different from normal disaster recovery planning. The primary difference is in terms of scope, but that does not mean that a…

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