situational awareness

What is situational awareness?

situational awareness meaning in Internet terms is Definition: Comprehending information about the current and developing security posture and risks, based on information gathered, observation and analysis, and knowledge or experience.
Extended Definition: In cybersecurity, comprehending the current status and security posture with respect to availability, confidentiality, and integrity of networks, systems, users, and data, as well as projecting future states of these.
Adapted from: CNSSI 4009, DHS personnel, National Response Framework


reference: Glossary | National Initiative for Cybersecurity Careers and Studies