A Primer on NIST Frameworks for Data Security
The “NIST frameworks” are more than a few words that come up during conversations about cybersecurity; when it comes to data security, they’re referring to three specific documents that aim to build a more structured approach to cybersecurity risk and the internal controls an organization can implement to manage it.
NIST 800-171 Explained
This compliance guide explores how the Rapid7 portfolio can help your organization comply with NIST Special Publication 800-171. NIST 800-171 is a subset of NIST 800-53, and applies to organizations that handle Controlled Unclassified Information (CUI). Rapid7 has solutions spanning a large portion of the NIST frameworks, as well as consulting services that can help organizations measure against and develop a plan to complete their NIST implementation.
NIST Standards and Why They Matter
By Matt Kelly, Editor and CEO of Radical Compliance In this guest post, hear about the importance of NIST from a compliance expert himself. Matt Kelly breaks down the NIST controls and the organizations they apply to, and offers his perspective on navigating the frameworks.
NIST Compliance in 3 Minutes
In this Whiteboard Wednesday, Matt Hathaway, director of IDR solutions marketing at Rapid7, provides an overview of three NIST compliance frameworks as they relate to data security. This includes 800-53, 800-171, and the Cybersecurity Framework.