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Privacy Professionals Needed in NIST Framework Process

CYBERSECURITY

November 7, 2013

In February of this year, the White House issued an Executive Order (EO) tasking the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) to develop a cybersecurity framework aimed at reducing cybersecurity risk to the nation’s critical infrastructure. Most relevant to privacy pros is that it instructs that the framework incorporate privacy and civil liberties protections. In the latest Privacy Perspectives post, Microsoft CPO Brendon Lynch, CIPP/US, writes “it is critical that members of our profession provide feedback to NIST on its applicability.”
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