CoBiT - Control Objectives for Information and Related Technologies Home Cybersecurity Dictionary CoBiT - Control Objectives for Information and Related Technologies CoBiT is an IT management framework first developed in 1996 published by the IT Governance Institute and the Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA) to help businesses develop, organize and implement strategies around information management and governance. The objective is to provide a common language for business executives to communicate with each other about goals, objectives and results. The latest version was published in 2013 and emphasizes the value that information governance can provide to a business's success. It also provides guidance about enterprise risk management. CoBiT 5 is based on five key principles for governance and management of enterprise IT: Meeting stakeholder needs, covering the enterprise end-to-end, applying a single, integrated framework, enabling a holistic approach, and separating governance from management. Related TermsNIST CSF - National Institute of Standards and Technology Cybersecurity Framework Share: Seeking Clarity? View the Cybersecurity Dictionary for top terms searched by your peers. Back to the Dictionary Related Insights Image PCI Compliance Does Not Always Equal Security October 22, 2018 Learn how a risk-centric approach can be applied to each PCI requirement. See Details Download Image Optiv Leadership Perspective – Compliance February 26, 2018 When looking at major regulations, including GDPR, HIPAA, SOX, etc., there are several commonalities as it relates to visibility, control and... See Details Video Image New NIST Cyber Recovery Guide, What’s Your Plan? January 16, 2017 The adversaries trying to breach your cyber defenses have a plan, do you? A few weeks ago, the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST).... See Details Blog How Can We Help? Let us know what you need, and we will have an Optiv professional contact you shortly.