What You Need to Know about NIST's Updated Cybersecurity Framework
As cyber threats grow and regulatory regimes strengthen, global enterprises increasingly are in search of a common cybersecurity framework to improve their abilities to be both secure and compliant. At the heart of this discussion is the NIST Cybersecurity Framework, which has emerged as a de facto global standard. The latest iteration of the Framework - version 1.1 debuted in early 2018 - is designed to help bring those who aren't experts into the cybersecurity conversation, says Matthew Barrett of the National Institute of Standards and Technology.
In this session, Barrett discusses:
- The five components of the NIST Cybersecurity Framework;
- The breadth of use within the public and private sectors in the U.S.;
- What's new in version 1.1