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NIST to Host Workshop on Cryptography for New Technologies
Release Date: 09/13/2011

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) will host a workshop on cryptography for new technologies from Nov. 7-8, 2011, at the … more

NIST Seeks Comments on National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education Draft Strategic Plan
Release Date: 08/11/2011

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) today* issued for public comment a draft strategic plan for the National Initiative for … more

September NICE Workshop to Focus on Engaging Americans in Cyberspace Safety
Release Date: 08/02/2011

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) will host the second annual National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education (NICE) … more

NIST Proposes New Privacy Controls for Federal Information Systems and Organizations
Release Date: 07/19/2011

With increasing dependency on information systems and advances in cloud computing, the smart grid and mobile computing, maintaining the … more

New Version of Security Automation Protocol Includes Digital Trust Model
Release Date: 07/19/2011

Researchers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have released for public comment updated specifications for the Security … more

Final Version of Industrial Control Systems Security Guide Published
Release Date: 06/21/2011

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

Calling for Comments on Cybersecurity, Innovations and the Internet Economy
Release Date: 06/21/2011

The Department of Commerce's Internet Policy Task Force is requesting comments on a report that proposes voluntary codes of conduct to strengthen … more

Commerce Department Proposes New Policy Framework to Strengthen Cybersecurity Protections for Businesses Online
Release Date: 06/08/2011

Additional Contact: Gail Porter , 301-975-2762 WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Commerce today released a report that proposes voluntary codes … more

NIST Seeks Comments on Draft Guide to Cloud Computing
Release Date: 05/12/2011

The cloud computing research team at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is requesting public comments on a draft of its … more

Build Safety into the Very Beginning of the Computer System
Release Date: 04/28/2011

A new publication from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) provides guidelines to secure the earliest stages of the computer … more

White House Launches Plan to Create a Trusted 'Identity Ecosystem' for On-Line Commerce
Release Date: 04/26/2011

On April 15, the Obama Administration formally launched its National Strategy for Trusted Identities in Cyberspace (NSTIC), a plan to work with … more

Administration Releases Strategy to Protect Online Consumers and Support Innovation and Fact Sheet on National Strategy for Trusted Identities in Cyberspace
Release Date: 04/15/2011

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, the Obama Administration released the National Strategy for Trusted Identities in Cyberspace (NSTIC), which seeks to … more

Two New SCAP Documents Help Improve Automating Computer Security Management
Release Date: 03/15/2011

It’s increasingly difficult to keep up with all the vulnerabilities present in today’s highly complex operating systems and applications. … more

Conference on Safeguarding Health Information Security, May 10-11
Release Date: 03/15/2011

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is co-hosting a conference to explore the current health information technology security … more

NIST Holds Third Cloud Computing Forum and Workshop, April 7-8
Release Date: 03/15/2011

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) will host the Cloud Computing Forum and Workshop III on April 7-8, 2011, at its … more

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