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

Control Family:

Contingency Planning

Parent Control:

CP-9: System Backup

CSF v1.1 References:

CSF v2.0 References:

Threats Addressed:


  • High

Previous Version:

Control Statement

Transfer 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

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