CP-9(5): Transfer To Alternate Storage Site

Control Family:

Contingency Planning

CSF v1.1 References:

Threats Addressed:


  • High

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Control Statement

The organization transfers information system backup information to the alternate storage site [Assignment: organization-defined time period and transfer rate consistent with the recovery time and recovery point objectives].

Supplemental Guidance

Information system backup information can be transferred to alternate storage sites either electronically or by physical shipment of storage media.