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Framework for Improving Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity

Topics: Homeland Security Theory Policy and Practice, Information Technology and Cybersecurity, Terrorism, Critical Infrastructure Theory, Policy and Practice,

As called for in Executive Order 13636, this is a voluntary framework that can help organizations adopt some basic best practices when combating cyber threats. This document, put together by the National Institute of Standards and Technology, is meant to present the common language used in discussing cybersecurity issues, with the goal of leading to the better management of incidents and more cost-effective responses.

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