We also have the discussion post for week 7. it seems like the scenario is based off of the recommendation we made in the week 5 discussion.
i will send the week 7 discussion instructions and the week 5 discussion you did to reference.
Week 7 Discussion Topic
W7: Security Automation
Two more weeks have passed and your CISO is excited about
implementing the new controls and solutions that you've recommended. Your
detailed analysis of the operational environment and alignment of security
solutions to the business mission and goals was spot on!
You have gained confidence in the CISO and board of directors, and they've
identified additional funding that may be applied towards security. You have
asked to implement Security Automation (read about it here).
Then review these additional readings as well:
Learn about Intrusion Detection and Prevention: Quick read on
list and explain two strengths of one of the technologies discussed in
"The Second Wave" reading.
how a properly configured IDS/IPS system can feed into your overall security
how the use of an IDS/IPS system can fit into the security automation process.