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Filling the Gap: NIST Document to Protect Federal Information in Nonfederal Information Systems
Release Date: 11/18/2014

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has published for public review draft recommendations to ensure the confidentiality of … more

Cyber Security: Your Mother Was Right, Sharing is Good, And NIST Has Some Help on How
Release Date: 11/10/2014

Time is not your friend when your information systems are under cyber attack, but sharing threat information before, during, and after an attack … more

2014 Cybersecurity Education Meeting Emphasizes Presidential Ready to Work Initiative
Release Date: 11/04/2014

The National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education ( NICE ) is hosting its fifth annual workshop November 5-6, 2014, in Columbia, Md. The theme … more

NIST Awards Contract to MITRE to Support Cybersecurity Center of Excellence
Release Date: 09/24/2014

Initial Tasks under IDIQ Contract Total $29 Million to Operate Newly Established Federally Funded Research and Development Center The U.S. … more

NCCoE Seeks Comments on Mobile Device Security Building Block
Release Date: 09/17/2014

NIST’s National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) has posted a revised draft of a building block to help enterprises address security … more

Three Pilot Projects Receive Grants to Improve Online Security and Privacy
Release Date: 09/17/2014

The U.S. Department of Commerce's National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) today announced nearly $3 million in grants that will … more

NIST Announces FY 2014 Small Business Innovation Research Awards
Release Date: 09/15/2014

The U.S. Department of Commerce’s National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has awarded more than $2.2 million in Phase I and Phase II … more

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

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