Enterprise / Center for Internet Security

CIS® (Center for Internet Security) is a forward-thinking, non-profit entity that harnesses the power of a global IT community to safeguard private and public organizations against cyber threats. Our CIS ControlsTM and CIS BenchmarksTM are the global standard and recognized best practices for securing IT systems and data against the most pervasive attacks. These proven guidelines are continuously refined and verified by a volunteer, global community of experienced IT professionals. 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.

Proven guidelines will enable you to safeguard operating systems, software and networks that are most vulnerable to cyber attacks. They are continuously verified by a volunteer IT community to combat evolving cybersecurity challenges.

Supported CIS Benchmarks

  • Cisco IOS 15 Benchmark v4.0
  • Cisco Wireless Controller Benchmark v1.1
  • Planned: Cisco Firewall Benchmark