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NCCoE Launches New Building Block
Release Date: 09/23/2013

REVISED NOV. 15, 2013: The comment period has been extended to January 17, 2014. Comments should be submitted to conmon-nccoe@nist.gov According … more

Grants to Two States Will Support Improved Access to Services and Reduce Fraud
Release Date: 09/23/2013

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has awarded more than $2 million in grants to the states of Pennsylvania and Michigan to … more

NIST Announces Five Grants to Pilot Trusted Identity Technologies
Release Date: 09/17/2013

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has announced more than $7 million in grants to five organizations to fund pilot … more

NIST Awards Grants to Improve Online Security and Privacy
Release Date: 09/17/2013

The U.S. Department of Commerce's National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) today announced more than $7 million in grants to support … more

Cryptographic Standards Statement
Release Date: 09/10/2013

Recent news reports have questioned the cryptographic standards development process at NIST. We want to assure the IT cybersecurity community that … more

Federal ID Credential Security Standard Strengthens Authentication, Extends To Mobile Devices
Release Date: 09/05/2013

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has issued an updated version of the standard specification Personal Identification … more

Learn About Navigating the National Cybersecurity Education Interstate Highway at NIST, Sept. 17-19
Release Date: 09/03/2013

The National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education (NICE) is hosting its fourth annual “Shaping the Future of Cybersecurity Education Workshop” … more

Two Updated Guides Provide Latest NIST Recommendations for System Patches, Malware Avoidance
Release Date: 08/20/2013

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has updated two of its series of computer security guides to help computer system … more

13 Companies Receive 2013 NIST Small Business Innovation Research Awards
Release Date: 08/06/2013

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has announced more than $2.3 million in Phase I and Phase II Small Business Innovation … more

Next Workshop on Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity Framework is in Dallas, Sept. 11, 2013
Release Date: 08/05/2013

Registration is now open for the fourth in a series of workshops to bring together representatives from government, industry and academia to … more

The National Cybersecurity Center Seeks Comments on Energy Industry Security Scenarios
Release Date: 07/25/2013

The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) at the National Institute of Standards and Technology is inviting industry to help address … more

NIST Releases Updates to Digital Signature Standard
Release Date: 07/23/2013

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has released a revision to the digital standard used to ensure the integrity of … more

NIST Releases Draft Outline of Cybersecurity Framework for Critical Infrastructure
Release Date: 07/02/2013

As part of its efforts to develop a voluntary framework to improve cybersecurity in the nation's critical infrastructure, the National Institute … more

NIST Calls for Suggestions to Speed Computer Incident Teams Responses
Release Date: 06/28/2013

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has issued a Request for Information (RFI)* seeking guidance for a new special … more

Revised Security Guidelines Provide Strategy for Government Mobile Device Management
Release Date: 06/25/2013

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has published a mobile device management guide for federal agencies seeking secure … more

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