NIST CSF vs. ISO 27001: Which Compliance Standard Should You Choose?

The NIST Cybersecurity Framework (CSF) and ISO 27001 are two leading standards for enhancing cybersecurity, each with distinct approaches and structures. NIST CSF, developed by the National Institute of Standards and Technology, offers a flexible, voluntary framework focusing on five core functions: Identify, Protect, Detect, Respond, and Recover.