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  • Back to Basics: Focus on the First Six CIS Critical Security Controls by John Pescatore - January 24, 2017 

    Rather than a lack of choices in security solutions, a major problem in cyber security is an inability to implement mature processes - many organizations lack a defined and repeatable process for selecting, implementing and monitoring the security controls that are most effective against real-world threats. This paper explores how the Center for Internet Security (CIS) Critical Security Controls has proven to be an effective framework for addressing that problem.

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