CP-4(3): Automated Testing

Control Family:

Contingency Planning

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Control Statement

Test the contingency plan using [Assignment: organization-defined automated mechanisms].

Supplemental Guidance

Automated mechanisms facilitate thorough and effective testing of contingency plans by providing more complete coverage of contingency issues, selecting more realistic test scenarios and environments, and effectively stressing the system and supported mission and business functions.