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CISA Cyber Essentials

Your success depends on cyber readiness. Both depend on you.

CISA’s Cyber Essentials is a guide for leaders of small businesses as well as leaders of small and local government agencies to develop an actionable understanding of where to start implementing organizational cybersecurity practices. 

Consistent with the NIST Cybersecurity Framework and other standards, the Cyber Essentials are the starting point to cyber readiness.

Cyber Essentials

CISA’s Cyber Essentials is a guide for leaders of small businesses as well as leaders of small and local government agencies to develop an actionable understanding of where to start implementing organizational cybersecurity practices.

Quality Service Management Office Frequently Asked Questions

The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) protects and safeguards our Nation’s critical infrastructure from physical and cyber threats that affect our national security, public safety, and economic prosperity. As the government lead for securing Federal civilian enterprise information systems and networks, CISA works with each Federal civilian department and agency to promote the adoption of risk-informed common policies and best practices and deliver tools and services that keep pace with ever-changing threats.

Cyber QSMO

The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) protects and safeguards our Nation’s critical infrastructure from physical and cyber threats that affect our national security, public safety, and economic prosperity. As the government lead for securing Federal civilian enterprise information systems and networks, CISA works with each Federal civilian department and agency to promote the adoption of risk-informed common policies and best practices and deliver tools and services that keep pace with ever-changing threats.

Stakeholder Risk Assessment and Mitigation

The Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) Cybersecurity Advisors (CSAs) offer assistance to help prepare and protect private sector entities and State, Local, Tribal and Territorial (SLTT) governments from cybersecurity threats. CSAs promote cybersecurity preparedness, risk mitigation, and incident response capabilities, working to engage stakeholders through partnership and direct assistance activities.

WPS Eligibility

Typical WPS users are responsible for the command and control functions critical to management of and response to national security and emergency situations, particularly during the first 24 to 72 hours following an event.

Cybersecurity

Cyberspace and its underlying infrastructure are vulnerable to a wide range of risk stemming from both physical and cyber threats and hazards.

Last Updated Date: April 23, 2019

DHS and NASCIO Release Report on State Cybersecurity Governance

The US Department of Homeland Security (DHS), and the National Association of State Chief Information Officers (NASCIO) have released a joint report and supporting case studies identifying how five states use laws, policies, structures, and processes to help govern cybersecurity as an enterprise-wide, strategic issue across state government and other public and private sector stakeholders.