Real-time analytics, incident response process agility and enterprise cybersecurity performance: A contingent resource-based analysis
Ayesha Naseer, Humza Naseer, Atif Ahmad, Sean B Maynard, Adil Masood Siddiqui
International Journal of Information Management | ELSEVIER SCI LTD | Published : 2021
Emerging paradigms of attack challenge enterprise cybersecurity with sophisticated custom-built tools, unpredictable patterns of exploitation, and an increasing ability to adapt to cyber defenses. As a result, organizations continue to experience incidents and suffer losses. The responsibility to respond to cybersecurity incidents lies with the incident response (IR) function. We argue that (1) organizations must develop ‘agility’ in their IR process to respond swiftly and efficiently to sophisticated and potent cyber threats, and (2) Real-time analytics (RTA) gives organizations a unique opportunity to drive their IR process in an agile manner by detecting cybersecurity incidents quickly an..View full abstract
We thank the Editorinchief and anonymous reviewers who helped us through the review journey to develop a high quality paper. In addition, we acknowledge that this research was supported by the University of Melbourne International Research Scholarship.