NIST Continues To Take Feedback On The Cybersecurity Framework
(Edited September 4 to focus on NIST activities concerning the Cybersecurity Framework)
The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has posted a Request for Information on the Cybersecurity Framework, with a deadline for comments of October 10. Developed and administered by the (NIST), the first version of the Framework was released in February of this year, along with a Roadmap.
NIST is particularly interested in understanding how companies and organizations in all critical infrastructure sectors are approaching the Framework. The broad categories in the request are:
- Current Awareness of the Cybersecurity Framework
- Experiences With the Cybersecurity Framework
- Roadmap for the Future of the Cybersecurity Framework
NIST is hosting its 6th workshop on the Framework October 29-30 in Tampa. An agenda is not yet available, but NIST indicates the target office is owners and operators of critical infrastructure and cybersecurity staff. Registration is available online.