CIS harnesses the power of a global IT community to safeguard public and private organizations against cyber threats.
The Multi-State Information Sharing and Analysis Center (MS-ISAC) is the focal point for cyber threat prevention, protection, response and recovery for U.S. State, Local, Tribal and Territorial government entities. CIS is home to the MS-ISAC.
Start Secure, Stay Secure A CIS SecureSuite Membership combines and automates the CIS Benchmarks, CIS Controls, and CIS-CAT Pro into one powerful, time-saving cybersecurity resource for businesses, nonprofits, and governmental entities.
- Leverage remediation content for rapid CIS Benchmark implementation
- Connect with CIS staff and developers for technical support
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Secure Online Experience
CIS is an independent, non-profit organization with a mission to provide a secure online experience for all.
Webinar • 23 Feb 2018
Advisory • 22 Feb 2018
Benchmark • 20 Feb 2018
Blog post • 20 Feb 2018
Media mention • 16 Feb 2018
Blog post • 16 Feb 2018
"Cyber ethics" refers to the code of responsible behavior on the Internet. Just as we are taught to act responsibly in everyday life with lessons such as "Don't take what doesn't belong to you" and "Do not harm others," we must act responsibly in the cyber world as well. The basic rule is "Do not do something in cyberspace that you would consider wrong or illegal in everyday life." Click for more considerations.