Industry standards developed to manage cybersecurity risks.

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The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is a government agency that develops technology, metrics, and standards which encourage innovation and economic competitiveness throughout the science and technology industry.

The NIST Cybersecurity Framework (NIST CSF) is a set of industry standards and best-practices developed to help organizations manage their cybersecurity risks. The framework was created jointly between the government and private sector and addresses how to manage cybersecurity in a cost-effective manner.

The NIST CSF enables organizations of any size, no matter their cybersecurity risk level or cybersecurity competency, to use the principles and best practices of risk management to improve the security of their critical infrastructure. Digital Forge professionals have the ability to guide your organization through a process of becoming compliant while ensuring your financial information, employee information, and intellectual property remain secure.

Our clients act in accordance with NIST standards because of its embrace of security best practices across an array of industries. Adopt NIST guidelines to ensure compliance with other regulations.



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