Resources & Publications

The MS-ISAC provides a number of resources and publications to help raise awareness and provide guidance to the end user and the organziation level. We encourage you to take advantage of the material provided throughout this site.


The NCSR, or Nationwide Cyber Security Review, is a voluntary self-assessment survey designed to evaluate cyber security management.


Monthly Newsletters

Daily Tip

Find Out Today's Daily Cyber Security Tip!

Related Links

Check out the Related Links for more Resources

Cyber Security Toolkit

Each October, the MS-ISAC serves as a co-host with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, the National Association of State Chief Information Officers and the National Cyber Security Alliance in promoting Cyber Security Awareness Month. The MS-ISAC develops and distributes Cyber Security Awareness Toolkit materials to all 50 states,the District of Columbia and its member Territorites in support of Cyber Security Awareness Month. The goal is to promote a consistent message about cyber security education and awareness and provide products for broad distribution. The materials include posters, bookmarks, calendars and other awareness material. These materials are branded so that each MS-ISAC Member can customize with its own logo and website. The MS-ISAC also makes this information available to the public via this website. We encourage you to take advantage of these great materials!

Training & Videos

White Paper & Reports

Reports & Resources

Annual "Best Of the Web" Contest

Each year, the Multi-State Information Sharing and Analysis Center (MS-ISAC) conducts a Best of the Web contest, which aims to recognize state and local governments that use their websites to promote cyber security.

State Cyber & Info Security Practices

Local Cyber & Info Security Practices

Cyber Security Guides

The Cyber Security Guides below have been developed for public and private organizations in furthering their education and awareness regarding cyber security.

Department of Homeland Security Links

The mission of the MS-ISAC is to improve the overall cyber security posture of state, local, tribal and territorial governments. Collaboration and information sharing among members, private sector partners and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security are the keys to success.

News Letter