In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Delaware added multiple citizen-facing applications and saw substantial growth in public health, unemployment insurance and small business traffic.
These events, as well as the overall increase in threat activity, must be logged and monitored. While federal compliance and FOIA requirements demand seven years of log retention, Delaware’s current limitations only support storage up to 90 days.
State logging systems are at max capacity.
Delaware must increase security activity logging, analysis, and response capacity to meet these federal and FOIA requirements.