About Center for Internet Security

About the Center for Internet Security® (CIS) CIS is a forward-thinking, nonprofit entity that harnesses the power of a global IT community to safeguard private and public organizations against cyber threats. Our CIS Controls and Security Benchmarks are the global standards and recognized best practices for securing IT systems and data against the most pervasive attacks. The proven guidelines are continually refined and verified by a volunteer, global community of experienced IT professionals. CIS is home to the Multi-State Information Sharing & Analysis Center (MS-ISAC®), the go-to resource for cyber threat prevention, protection, response, and recovery for state, local, tribal and territorial governments.

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