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Comments Requested on Draft Guide for Keeping Medical Information Secure on Mobile Devices
Release Date: 07/23/2015

Gaithersburg, MD — The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) has released a draft for public comment of the first guide in a new … more

NCCoE Launches Building Blocks for Email Security and PIV Credentials
Release Date: 07/02/2015

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

NIST Publishes Final Guidelines for Protecting Sensitive Government Information Held by Contractors
Release Date: 06/19/2015

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has published the final version of its guidance for federal agencies to ensure that … more

NIST’s NextGen PIV Card Strengthens Security and Authentication
Release Date: 06/16/2015

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has updated its technical specifications and guidance for the next generation of “smart” … more

NIST Releases Update of Industrial Control Systems Security Guide
Release Date: 06/05/2015

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has issued the second revision to its Guide to Industrial Control Systems (ICS) Security … more

Commerce Acting Under Secretary Encourages Business to take Active Role in Corporate Cyber Security
Release Date: 04/17/2015

The acting Under Secretary of Commerce for Standards and Technology today called on corporate CEOs and board members to take active roles in … more

NIST Requests Comments for Revising Its Electronic Authentication Guideline
Release Date: 04/14/2015

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is requesting public comment on a possible update of its 2012 Electronic Authentication … more

Securing a Public Safety Broadband Network with Identity Management
Release Date: 04/14/2015

Th First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet) , part of the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA), is building a … more

Vendors Sought to Develop Model System for Identity and Access Management for Financial Services Companies
Release Date: 04/06/2015

The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) is seeking collaborators on an effort to demonstrate an identity and access … more

NIST Calls for Final Comments on Guide to Protecting Sensitive Information on Nonfederal Systems
Release Date: 04/03/2015

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is requesting comments on the second and final draft of a guidance document for federal … more

NIST Invites Comments on Challenges in Protecting Consumer Data
Release Date: 04/02/2015

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) invites the public to comment on a report from the Feb. 12, 2015, Executive Technical … more

Comments Sought on Access Control Building Block
Release Date: 04/02/2015

NIST’s National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) has posted a revised draft white paper that will inform projects aimed at helping … more

Spotlight on Commerce: Donna F. Dodson
Release Date: 03/27/2015

  Donna F. Dodson, Associate Director and Chief Cyber Security Advisor and Director, National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence, Information … more

NIST 2015 SBIR Grants to Fund Research in Manufacturing, Clean Energy, Cybersecurity and Bioscience
Release Date: 03/11/2015

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program is offering to fund research projects … more

NIST Announces Pilot Grants Competition to Improve Security and Privacy of Online Identity Verification Systems
Release Date: 02/12/2015

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is launching a competition for a fourth round of grants to pilot online identity … more

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