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Federal Information Systems Security Educators' Association (FISSEA)

The Federal Information Systems Security Educators' Association (FISSEA), founded in 1987, is an organization run by and for information systems … more

Cryptographic Module Validation Program (CMVP)

On July 17, 1995, the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) established the Cryptographic Module Validation Program (CMVP) that … more

Border Gateway Protocol - Robustness and Security

There has been significant interest recently in detecting and mitigating routing anomalies in the operation of the Border Gateway Protocol (BGP). … more

Personal Identity Verification (PIV) of Federal Employees and Contractors

On August 27, 2004, the President signed Homeland Security Presidential Directive 12 (HSPD-12), entitled "Policy for a Common Identification … more

NIST Randomness Beacon

NIST is implementing a prototype source of public randomness. The prototype (at https://beacon.nist.gov/home ) uses two independent commercially … more

Access Control Policy Tool (ACPT)

Access control (AC) systems are among the most critical of information security components. Faulty policies, misconfigurations, or flaws in … more

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