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SP 800-181 Rev. 1

Workforce Framework for Cybersecurity (NICE Framework)

Date Published: November 2020

Supersedes: SP 800-181 (08/07/2017)


Rodney Petersen (NIST), Danielle Santos (NIST), Karen Wetzel (NIST), Matthew Smith (Huntington Ingalls Industries), Gregory Witte (Huntington Ingalls Industries)



competency; cybersecurity; cyberspace; education; knowledge; role; security; skill; task; team; training; workforce; work role
Control Families

None selected


SP 800-181 Rev. 1 (DOI)
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Supplemental Material:
NICE Framework homepage (web)
Blog post: "Back to the Basics: Announcing the New NICE Framework" (web)
Translations (web)

Related NIST Publications:
NISTIR 8355 (Draft)

Document History:
07/15/20: SP 800-181 Rev. 1 (Draft)
11/16/20: SP 800-181 Rev. 1 (Final)