U.S. Government Offers Businesses Cyber Security Guidelines

In an attempt to awaken industry in the aftermath of a growing epidemic of relentless hacking successes against U.S. business targets, the U.S. Government has outlined a Cyber Security framework for businesses to begin implementing. The Obama Administration has directed the National Institute of Standards & Technology, or NIST, to develop the framework as a recommendation to U.S. businesses and includes many well known best practices already employed by members of the Cyber Security community.