(Updated March 24, 2020)
Today, many employees choose to telework (also known as 'telecommuting'). Teleworking is the ability of an organization’s employees, contractors, business partners, vendors, and other users to perform work from locations other than the organization’s facilities. While an important work option at this time, it also brings some cybersecurity risks to organizations that can be understood and managed.
To help with this, NIST offers the following resources--primarily NIST Special Publications (SP):
- For Organizations:
- For Telworkers:
For related content, see:
- Mobile Device Security:
- Security Configurations and Checklists:
For 20 years, the Computer Security Resource Center (CSRC) has provided access to NIST's cybersecurity- and information security-related projects, publications, news and events. CSRC supports stakeholders in government, industry and academia—both in the U.S. and internationally.
In this major update to CSRC: