The NIST Cybersecurity Framework provides a policy framework of computer security guidance for how private sector organizations in the U.S. can assess and improve their ability to prevent, detect, and respond to cyber attacks. It is widely recognized as a best practice for managing and mitigating cybersecurity risks. For procurement and supply chain professionals, implementing the NIST Cybersecurity Framework helps enhance cybersecurity resilience, protect critical information, and ensure compliance with regulatory requirements. The framework supports the development of robust cybersecurity policies and practices, promoting a proactive approach to cyber risk management.

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