NIST CSF is voluntary guidance based on existing standards, guidelines, and practices for organizations to help better manage and reduce cybersecurity risk. In addition to assisting organizations in managing and reducing risks, it was designed to foster risk and cybersecurity management communications amongst internal and external organizational stakeholders. 

 

Who should follow NIST CSF?

  • Any organization is looking to take its first step in aligning its security program with NIST standards.

 

Why should my company follow NIST Cybersecurity Framework?

  • The NIST CSF is based on existing standards, guidelines, and practices for organizations to better manage and reduce cybersecurity risks. If a company wants to protect data and information, following these frameworks can improve the overall security posture of your company.

 

What is the timeline for NIST CSF compliance? 

  • Approximately three to six months.

 

What can Vanta automate?

  • All controls will have automated tests and requests for expected documents.