June 1, 2020
New profiles based on NIST cyber framework released for DDoS and botnet threats
BALTIMORE, MD. Ari Schwartz -- a former White House cyber director and now a leader of the Coalition for Cybersecurity Policy and Law -- has unveiled botnet and Distributed Denial of Service profiles based on the National Institute of Standards and Technology’s framework of cybersecurity standards, with the work eyed for inclusion in a future NIST publication.
Schwartz described the DDoS profile during a session at NIST’s “Cybersecurity Risk Management Conference” here Thursday. Schwartz said that while this profile...