“…to develop a new “risk radar” that will help agencies’ top executives contextualize cybersecurity risk and clarify where they need to apply focus and resources, according to Mark Kneidinger, director of the Federal Network Resilience division of DHS’ Office of Cybersecurity and Communications (CS&C).”
“Kneidinger said that the risk radar will incorporate data from the Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation (CDM) program, Federal Information Security Modernization Act (FISMA) reporting, and other government-wide data collection on cyber. CS&C has established a team spanning across government to develop criteria for the new radar.”
“It is being managed out of CS&C, specifically my division, Federal Network Resilience, and we’re leveraging a lot from the work that was done in the Cyber Risk Determination Plan and the NIST Risk Management Framework,” he said.” Read the full article here.
Source: DHS Creating New Cyber Threat ‘Risk Radar’ For Agency Leaders – August 22, 2018. MeriTalk.