NIST Cybersecurity Framework (CSF)

NIST Cybersecurity Framework (CSF)

NIST Cybersecurity Framework (CSF)

Most organizations lack a unified cybersecurity strategy. This is due to new and evolving disparate technologies, coupled with increasingly complex architectures. Bad actors take advantage of these vulnerabilities presented by the ever-expanding threat landscape. The National Institute of Standards and Technology Cybersecurity Framework (NIST CSF) aims to tackle these challenges.

NIST CSF offers a uniform set of rules, guidelines, and standards, making it easier to share get internal and external stakeholders on the same page without compromising security. 

For businesses that lack the expertise or resources to implement the NIST CSF,
Avertium can help.

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7 IN 10
CYBERSECURITY PROFESSIONALS RECOMMEND IMPLEMENTATION OF NIST CSF.

WHITE PAPER

Threat-Based Security at the Intersection of MITRE ATT&CK and NIST CSF

Learn how to examine and use the NIST CSF in conjunction with MITRE ATT&CK to help define and enact a threat-based approach to cybersecurity. Get an overview of the frameworks themselves and learn the value of using them together to build a mature security model.

OUR APPROACH

Immersed in compliance frameworks from NIST to HIPAAPCI DSS, SANS, CSC 20, ISO and more, Avertium thoroughly assesses your infrastructure to analyze systems, processes, and procedures. Our decades of experience make us uniquely qualified to understand and relate these requirements to your business, identify gaps, and recommend how to fill them.

Learn your business and examine existing controls in place

Consider each implementation and its overall business impact

Apply our expertise to properly evaluate your company against applicable NIST controls

Assign Low, Moderate, or High designation in relation to current implementation

Provide you with assessment results and a detailed remediation roadmap

MORE RIGOR

Perform a gap analysis utilizing the NIST CSF’s expansive control set.

MORE RELEVANCE

Interview key system
owners and management to
understand your systems and
practices as they relate
to the NIST CSF.

MORE RESPONSIVENESS

Assess your current and target states to prioritize remediation efforts.
  • We save you the time and stress of working through this comprehensive framework, so you can focus on your business.
  • We provide your team clarity on NIST guidance, as well as, providing counsel on how your company can mitigate deficiencies.
  • Our team can give you peace of mind knowing you’ve entrusted protection to a worthy cybersecurity partner.

Deliverables

GAP ANALYSIS REPORT

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with a detailed matrix that compares the baseline technical controls in place today, with the appropriate NIST control level requirements.

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY REPORT


to help you communicate your security posture, and its implications to company decision makers, to support your efforts and secure your organization.

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DETAILED REMEDIATION ROADMAP


based on order of critical findings to be used as a guide for remediating deficiencies.

NIST Risk Assessment Service Brief

NIST Remediation

As a full-service, managed security and advisory services firm, Avertium offers a host of NIST related services. In addition to a NIST assessment, Avertium can assist you with remediation and implementation of the needed solutions identified in your evaluation.