What is CIS? A Center of Internet Security

What is CIS? A Internet Security Center

CIS is a non-profit organization "that harnesses the power of a global IT community to safeguard private & public organizations against cyber threats."  1

The group provides its members with "consensus based guides" and prioritizes / recommends  controls which were originally published by the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS)  https://www.csis.org/

 

1 twitter.com/CISecurity  and cisecurity.org/controls/cis-controls-faq/