Cybersecurity Incident Resources

Collection of resources to help companies manage cybersecurity incidents and disclose material incidents in an 8-K.

8-K Incident Handling Checklist

Based on the NIST Risk Management Framework and Incident Handling Guide. See the blog post for additional background and information. You can also access a Google Spreadsheet version online. This checklist outlines key steps for handling material cybersecurity incidents that may require disclosure under Item 1.05 of Form 8-K, aligned with the NIST Risk Management Framework (RMF) and NIST Computer Security Incident Handling Guide. Prepare: Essential activities to prepare the organization to manage security and privacy risks Step Action SEC Final Rule Consideration 1.