CISA Releases Cyber Essentials Toolkit #2 To Improve Cyber Readiness

WASHINGTON - The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) released its Cyber Essentials Toolkit, Chapter 2: Your Staff, The Users today. This toolkit is the second in a series of six toolkits set to be released each month. This chapter follows the release of Chapter 1: Yourself, The Leader – Drive Cybersecurity Strategy Investment and Culture and CISA Cyber Essentials in November 2019.
Last Published Date: July 1, 2020


The Federal High Value Asset (HVA) Program Management Office (PMO) plans, prioritizes, and coordinates delivery of CISA-led cybersecurity services to Federal agencies with the goal to assess the enterprise risk posture across the Federal HVA enterprise.

HVA PMO Services

The Federal HVA PMO plans, prioritizes, and delivers CISA-led Cyber Security services to Federal agencies, to assess enterprise risks’ impact across the Federal HVA enterprise. These assessments enhance the Cyber Security of the Federal HVA Enterprise across the Federal government.

Trust in Smart City Systems Report

The Trust in Smart City Systems Report focuses on the evolving nature of civic functions as cities invest in integrating information technology (IT) with their existing operational technology (OT) and public service requirements, a process the report collectively refers to as Smart City Projects. The expansion of IT into city functions brings with it benefits, but also added complexity and challenges.

Last Updated Date: June 10, 2020

Avoid Scams Related to Economic Payments, COVID-19

The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA), U.S. Department of the Treasury, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), and the United States Secret Service (USSS) urge all Americans to be on the lookout for criminal fraud related to these economic impact payments—particularly fraud using coronavirus lures to steal personal and financial information, as well as the economic impact payments themselves—and for adversaries seeking to disrupt payment efforts.