Overview and Mission

 

The Mission of the Center for Internet Security is to enhance the security readiness and response of public private sector entities, with a commitment to excellence through collaboration.

 

CIS produces consensus-based, best practice secure configuration benchmarks and security automation content, and serves as the key cyber security resource for state, local, territorial and trial governments, including chief security officers, homeland security advisors and fusion centers.  CIS provides products and resources that help partners achieve security goals through expert guidance and cost-effective solutions.

 

 

CIS Vision

 

CIS is a premier organization that improves global security posture by providing a valued and trusted environment for bridging the public and private sectors.

 

CIS serves a leadership role in the shaping of key securities policies and decisions at the national and international levels.

 

CIS provides its customers with resources that measurably improve their security effectiveness.