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Subject Domain (in DDC) Computer science, information & general works ♦ Data processing & computer science
Subject Keyword Cybersecurity Framework ♦ Critical Infrastructure ♦ Cyber Risk ♦ Technological Approach ♦ Comment Process ♦ Manage Cyber Risk ♦ Civil Liberty Nist ♦ Critical Infrastructure Identify ♦ Public Review ♦ Align Policy ♦ Standards-developing Organization Able Technical Innovation ♦ Open Manner ♦ Particular Sector ♦ Business Confidentiality ♦ Cyber Environment ♦ Organizational Difference ♦ Information Security Measure ♦ Economic Prosperity ♦ Future Collaboration ♦ Executive Order ♦ United State ♦ Costeffective Approach ♦ Voluntary Framework
Abstract “It is the policy of the United States to enhance the security and resilience of the Nation’s critical infrastructure and to maintain a cyber environment that encourages efficiency, innovation, and economic prosperity while promoting safety, security, business confidentiality, privacy, and civil liberties” NIST is directed to work with stakeholders to develop a voluntary framework for reducing cyber risks to critical infrastructure This Cybersecurity Framework is being developed in an open manner with input from stakeholders in industry, academia, and government, including a public review and comment process, workshops, and other means of engagement. 2 The Cybersecurity Framework For the Cybersecurity Framework to meet the requirements of the Executive Order, it must: include a set of standards, methodologies, procedures, and processes that align policy, business, and technological approaches to address cyber risks. provide a prioritized, flexible, repeatable, performance-based, and costeffective approach, including information security measures and controls, to help owners and operators of critical infrastructure identify, assess, and manage cyber risk. identify areas for improvement that should be addressed through future collaboration with particular sectors and standards-developing organizations able technical innovation and account for organizational differences include guidance for measuring the performance of an entity in implementing the Cybersecurity Framework.
Educational Role Student ♦ Teacher
Age Range above 22 year
Educational Use Research
Education Level UG and PG ♦ Career/Technical Study
Publisher Date 2013-01-01