Scan through the two cybersecurity trend reports located in the Cybersecurity Reading Folder on Canvas.
o Verizon 2019 Data Breach Investigations Report (DBIR).
o Mandiant M-Trends 2019
In addition to an introduction and conclusion, answer the following questions:
1. What were the common trends identified in each report? Did the reports complement or conflict with each other?
2. Using the common trends, discuss how some of the concepts found in Domain 7 Security Operations could address or mitigate the negative trends for the industry.
3. Each report offers ways to address the trends identified. Identify two or three that would fall under Domain 7 Security Operations and explain why you think they are the most worth pursuing.
4. In your opinion, what is the most pressing security operations issue that we face today? Why?
o Max 3 pages (single space, 12 font) for the body of the report.
o Include a separate Title Page. Add a sentence to your title page for the reviewer. It can be as simple as “Jane Doe reviewed a draft of my paper and provided comments and recommendations to improve content and grammar.”
o Include a separate References page. Properly cite your quotes or any figures you reference in the text or in footnotes.
o Include figures or graphics in a separate page.
o Use proper grammar and spelling (have a classmate review your paper before turning it in).