NIST’s Cybersecurity Framework (CSF) is a comprehensive approach to cybersecurity (link to NIST CSF web page). It can be used by firms in the private sector to evaluate and help to manage risk associated with cyber crime. It not only creates a basis for a common description of cybersecurity actions but it helps to break cybersecurity into
Watkins Consulting has published a 17 minute video reviewing the FFIEC Cybersecurity Assessment Tool. This supplements FFIEC CAT Excel workbook download (available here).
Watkins Consulting’ Mark Johnston participated as a presenter for a live webcast, presented by “The Knowledge Group”, discussion on what your firm needs to know in 2016 about cybersecurity preparedness and the FFIEC’s Cybersecurity Assessment Tool. Key topics include: FFIEC’s Cybersecurity Assessment Tool – An Overview Cyber Security Risk Management and Oversight Threat Intelligence and Collaboration Cyber
The FFIEC Cybersecurity Assessment Tool builds upon the NIST Cybersecurity Framework creating a matrix of inherent business risk with Cybersecurity maturity of products and services. The Tool was published in PDF format. Watkins recognized that in order to fully benefit from the multi-dimensional aspect of the Tool, an Excel-based solution could be helpful. Therefore, we
http://www.ffiec.gov/cyberassessmenttool.htm *****Industry News from the FFIEC*****The Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council (FFIEC) developed the Cybersecurity Assessment Tool (Assessment) to help institutions identify their risks and determine their cybersecurity preparedness. The Assessment provides a repeatable and measurable process for financial institutions to measure their cybersecurity preparedness over time.