FFIEC will host webinar to explain Cybersecurity Resources Guide

Image result for ffiecThe Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council will host a complimentary webinar tomorrow, Oct. 31, at 2:30 p.m. that will provide a detailed overview of the FFIEC’s Cybersecurity Resources Guide.

Earlier in October, in recognition of Cybersecurity Awareness Month, the FFIEC released the Cybersecurity Resources Guide for financial institutions. The resources are actionable and help financial institutions meet their control objectives regardless of whether they use the FFIEC Cybersecurity Assessment Tool, NIST Cybersecurity Framework, Financial Services Sector Specific Cybersecurity Profile or any other methodology to assess their cybersecurity preparedness.

The webinar will explain what is outlined in the guide. The webinar will also feature a guest speaker from the Department of Homeland Security’s National Cybersecurity and Technical Services team who will provide information on NCATS Cyber Hygiene program, which aims to secure internet accessible system by continuously scanning for known vulnerabilities and configuration errors at no cost to financial institutions.

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