Glossary of terms

  • Incident on the Information Security Unique event or series of events on the information security, which are unexpected or unwanted and have a significant probability of compromising business operations and threatening information security.
  • Incidents Management Plan of action to address and resolve incidents that have occurred. It incorporates performance measures to determine the quality of the protection system and detect trends before they become big problems.
  • Information and communications technology (I.C.T.) Group of means of communication and solutions that allow the capture, production, storage, treatment and presentation of information in the form of voice, images and data.
  • Information System Organized group of resources so that the information can be collected, stored, processed or treated, maintained, used, shared, distributed, recuperated, presented or transmitted.