Information System Resilience

From CIPedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search


Definitions

National Definitions

United States

NIST
The ability of an information system to continue to: (i) operate under adverse conditions or stress, even if in a degraded or debilitated state, while maintaining essential operational capabilities; and (ii) recover to an effective operational posture in a time frame consistent with mission needs. [1]


Information System Resilience: The ability of an information system to continue to operate while under attack, even if in a degraded or debilitated state, and to rapidly recover operational capabilities for essential functions after a successful attack. (from: NIST SP 800-30) [2]


See also

Notes