Joint Webinar by MIR3 and Firestorm Explore Managing Through a Cybersecurity Breach

Discussion shares how to manage a breach and communicate through the five phases of an attack.

SAN DIEGO (October 20, 2015)MIR3®, Inc., the innovator of real-time Intelligent Notification (IN™) and response technology, today announced a webinar that will focus on providing essential, accurate and timely information to stakeholders before, during and after a cybersecurity breach. The webinar, Cybersecurity: Before, During and After a Breach will be hosted by Disaster Recovery Journal (DRJ) and lead by nationally known crisis experts Ann Pickren, COO of MIR3, and Jim Satterfield, president and COO of Firestorm, a crisis management consultancy.

The webinar takes place takes place on Wednesday, October 21 at 11:00am PT (2:00pm ET). Registration is required, though there is no charge to attend.

The risk of a breach to cybersecurity in business increases daily, and when a breach occurs, the impact can be felt at many levels. This webinar will discuss how business continuity professionals and others can prepare for the possibility, reality and follow up in the case of a cyber breach.

The webinar will focus on the best ways to provide essential, accurate, and timely information to stakeholders before, during, and after a breach, with tips on how to identify and prioritize target audiences and engage the proper channels of communication.

“In this webinar we’ll show you how important it is that you communicate effectively and clearly through every possible modality,” said Pickren. “That means traditional venues as well as social media, the Internet and your own intranet, email, SMS, mobile alerts and more.” Attendees will learn how to manage a breach and communicate over the five phases of an attack: preparation, recognition, assessment, response and analysis.

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