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NIST Cybersecurity Framework 2.0: Resource & Overview Guide



Kristina Rigopoulos, Stephen Quinn, Cherilyn Pascoe, Jeffrey Marron, Amy Mahn, Daniel Topper


The NIST Cybersecurity Framework (CSF) 2.0 can help organizations manage and reduce their cybersecurity risks as they start or improve their cybersecurity program. The CSF outlines specific outcomes that organizations can achieve to address risk. Other NIST resources help explain specific actions that can be taken to achieve each outcome. This guide is a supplement to the NIST CSF and is not intended to replace it.
Special Publication (NIST SP) - NIST SP 1299
Report Number
NIST SP 1299


Rigopoulos, K. , Quinn, S. , Pascoe, C. , Marron, J. , Mahn, A. and Topper, D. (2024), NIST Cybersecurity Framework 2.0: Resource & Overview Guide, Special Publication (NIST SP), National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD, [online],, (Accessed April 19, 2024)
Created February 26, 2024