HardwareA networking device crashes, bringing down several services.
SoftwareA software bug in an airline reservation system causes boarding passes to fail to scan.
Information SecurityAn advanced persistent threat gains access to an encrypted list of passwords.
DeploymentA software deployment fails resulting in an extended outage of a bank's website.
ConfigurationA new firewall rule causes integration with a channel partner to fail.
DataA mobile device displays an incorrect weather report for 150 cities due to a data integration error.
AvailabilityA media company's website is down for 30% of customers after a browser plugin update leads to compatibility issues.data center and backup power initially fails to come on line.
A failure event that has a business impact or that represents a business risk.
Also Known As
IT IncidentService Incident