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Center for Internet Security

Nov 21, 2017

At CIS®, the Center for Internet Security®, they believe that everyone deserves a secure online experience. CIS harnesses the power of a global IT community to safeguard private and public organizations against cyber threats.

As a 501(c)(3) organization, CIS works to deliver confidence in the connected world. Their CIS Controls and CIS Benchmarks are the global standard and recognized best practices for securing IT systems and data against the most pervasive attacks. They combine these best practices with timely cyber intelligence resources to help organizations worldwide start and stay secure. CIS is home to the Multi-State Information Sharing and Analysis Center® (MS-ISAC®), the go-to resource for cyber threat prevention, protection, response, and recovery for U.S. State, Local, Tribal, and Territorial government entities.

Business Practices:

·         Cultivate a trusted, collaborative environment for information sharing

·         Develop industry-leading, cost-effective cybersecurity resources

·         Provide immediate, effective defenses against cyber attacks


·         State & Local Governments

·         Small, Medium, Large & International Businesses

·         Nonprofits

“CIS is not one vendor but a whole community… they represent   the Internet of people, working together for a common goal, which is the best way to be secure. CIS is an objective, independent voice in security.”

                                                                           — Chief Information Security Officer

                                                                                Financial Institution

CIS is a dynamic, growing organization that is always looking for talented people to join their mission. In fact, CIS was named a 2017 Top Workplace by the Albany Times Union. Learn more about CIS at