Introduction to the NIST Cybersecurity Framework
As an agency of the U.S. Department of Commerce, the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is responsible for measurement science, standards, and technology in a way that promotes safety and collaboration for industry and government alike. NIST has a significant influence on worldwide standards and provides a framework cybersecurity professionals can use to analyze and strengthen their ability to identify, detect, and respond to cyberattacks. In this course, explore the NIST Cybersecurity Framework (CSF) as you learn to apply it to your organization, large and small, using a matrix that incorporates all of the popular technical standards.
- Overview of NIST CyberSecurity Framework
- Preassessment and Interoperability
Who Should Take This Course:
Cybersecurity management, stakeholders, decision makers and practitioners. Must have knowledge of cybersecurity concepts.
About This Course:
Express Learning courses are created by industry experts and are designed to quickly address a hot industry topic or trend in cybersecurity. This course serves as an overview of the NIST Cybersecurity Framework. You will be asked to read through lessons, participate in learning activities, and partake in knowledge checks designed to reinforce learning. At the end of the course you will be asked to take a final assessment and must score 70% or higher prior to receiving a certificate of completion and earning continuing professional education (CPE) credits.