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Cyber Resilience – Fundamentals for a Definition

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This short paper examines the concept of cyber resilience from an organizational perspective. Cyber resilience is defined as “the ability to continuously deliver the intended outcome despite adverse cyber events”, and this definition is systematically described and justified. The fundamental building blocks of cyber resilience are identified and analyzed through the contrasting of cyber resilience against cybersecurity with regards to five central characteristics.

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  • information systems security
  • cyber resilience
  • cyber security

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Björck, F., Henkel, M., Stirna, J., Zdravkovic, J. (2015). Cyber Resilience – Fundamentals for a Definition. In: Rocha, A., Correia, A., Costanzo, S., Reis, L. (eds) New Contributions in Information Systems and Technologies. Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, vol 353. Springer, Cham. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-16486-1_31

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