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 created and posted an Excel workbook that puts the FFIEC Cybersecurity Assessment Tool into action by tracking your responses and calculating inherent risk, cybersecurity maturity, and cross-plotting the results on the risk/maturity
We have updated our free Excel workbook from NIST CSF to version 4.5, was posted on 9/12/2018. This workbook is free for use and can be downloaded from our website—link to the NIST CSF Excel workbook web page. As always, we value your suggestions and feedback. We have incorporated your suggestions into the workbook and everyone benefits.