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NIST Seeks Info on User Experiences with Cybersecurity Framework
Release Date: 08/22/2014

Six months ago , the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) released version 1.0 of its voluntary Framework for Improving Critical … more

NIST Vetting Guide Helps in Testing Mobile Apps to Learn What They Really Do
Release Date: 08/20/2014

While many mobile device apps such as a calendar or collaboration tools are very handy and can improve productivity, they can also introduce … more

NIST, IAPP Host Privacy Engineering Workshop in September 2014
Release Date: 08/12/2014

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) will hold its second Privacy Engineering Workshop in San Jose, Calif., Sept. 15 and 16, … more

Registration Opens for the Next Cybersecurity Framework Workshop
Release Date: 07/31/2014

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) will hold a workshop  on the Framework for Improving Critical Infrastructure … more

NIST, HHS Sponsor 7th Annual Conference on Healthcare Information Security
Release Date: 07/29/2014

The seventh annual “Safeguarding Health Information: Building Assurance through HIPAA Security” conference will be held September 23-24, 2014, in … more

Proposed Risk Management Guidelines Aim to Bolster Security of Federal ICT Supply Chains
Release Date: 06/03/2014

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has published a second public draft of Supply Chain Risk Management Practices for … more

Independent Committee Begins Review of NIST’s Cryptographic Material and Development Process
Release Date: 05/14/2014

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) announced today that its primary advisory committee, the Visiting Committee on Advanced … more

NCCoE Seeks Vendors to Develop Model IT Asset Management System for Financial Services Companies
Release Date: 05/06/2014

The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) is seeking collaborators to provide products and technical expertise to create a model, … more

Free NIST Web-Based Program Manages the App Vetting Workflow
Release Date: 04/22/2014

The first open source web application for managing the mobile app vetting process is available for free from the National Institute of Standards … more

NIST Conference Will Explore the Role of New Information Systems in Organizations, May 22, 2014
Release Date: 04/22/2014

Computers were once "just" tools to improve worker productivity, now information systems are recognized as an essential component of a successful … more

NCCoE Invites Collaboration on Energy Sector Cybersecurity Challenge
Release Date: 03/26/2014

The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) at the National Institute of Standards and Technology seeks collaborators to address key … more

Engineering for Privacy: NIST Workshop Meets April 9-10, 2014
Release Date: 03/26/2014

On April 9 and 10, 2014, the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) will host a workshop  that focuses on developing "privacy … more

NIST Information Technology Professionals Recognized for Excellence
Release Date: 03/26/2014

Three employees of the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) recently received awards for their national and international … more

NIST Issues Guidance for Federal Use of Secure Mobile Technology
Release Date: 03/07/2014

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has published two draft documents for public comment that describe processes that … more

NCCoE Launches Building Blocks for Access Control and Mobile Devices
Release Date: 02/25/2014

NIST's National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) has proposed two new building blocks, one to help organizations develop capabilities … more

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