The term Security incident is a broad term that includes many different kinds of incident types. A security incident is an event that leads to a violation of security policies and risks exposure of sensitive data. A security incident can involve any type of data, including sensitive personal information or unregulated but sensitive data such as intellectual property.


Security incidents require the involvement of many different departments.

By using Blameless Bot and swimlanes, you can run parallel investigations faster.

Incidents require a quick response to minimize the damage.

Getting the Security team assembled and active in a dedicated channel helps reduce response times.

Tracking and addressing security issues can vary between groups.

Utilizing the Blameless Postmortem module allows for better tracking around Security issues and apply the lessons learned from incidents to reduce the recurrence.