This article is derived from NIST Special Publication 800-181 Dated August 2017. See SP 800-181.
- The NICE Cybersecurity Workforce Framework (NCWF) provides a fundamental reference resource for describing and sharing information about cybersecurity work roles, the discrete tasks performed by staff within those roles, and the knowledge, skills, and abilities (KSAs) needed to complete the tasks successfully.
NICE Framework Components
The NICE Framework Components includes seven categories, each containing NICE Specialty Areas. These areas have their own definitions, work roles, and work role definitions. The work roles each require different KSAs and defined Tasks.