|Finding ID||Version||Rule ID||IA Controls||Severity|
|IDPS data needs to be backed up to ensure preservation in the case a loss of data due to hardware failure or malicious activity.|
|Network Infrastructure Policy Security Technical Implementation Guide||2016-07-11|
|Check Text ( C-7459r4_chk )|
| Interview the SA to determine the IDPS backup procedures as well as have SA display the backup files saved on the file server. |
If the IDPS data is not backed up on a weekly basis, this is a finding.
|Fix Text (F-7653r2_fix)|
|The organization must establish weekly backup procedures for the network IDS/IPS data.|