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Federal Information Systems Security Educators' Association Conference Meets March 27-29
Release Date: 02/07/2012

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) will host the 25th annual conference of the Federal Information Systems Security … more

NIST Cloud Computing Videos Available Online
Release Date: 02/07/2012

Video recordings of the Nov. 2-4, 2011 Cloud Computing Forum & Workshop IV hosted by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) … more

NIST to Fund Pilot Projects that Advance Trusted Identities in Cyberspace Proposers’ Conference Set for Feb. 15
Release Date: 02/01/2012

Proposers’ Conference Set for Feb. 15 WASHINGTON - The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) today announced a competition to … more

NIST Publishes Draft Implementation Guidance for Continuously Monitoring an Organization's IT System Security
Release Date: 01/24/2012

Three new draft reports published by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) are designed to help both public and private … more

NIST Issues Cloud Computing Guidelines for Managing Security and Privacy
Release Date: 01/24/2012

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has finalized its first set of guidelines for managing security and privacy issues in … more

International Community Gathers at NIST in March to Discuss Biometric Performance and Testing
Release Date: 01/24/2012

The International Biometric Performance Conference 2012, to be held March 5-9 at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), will … more

March Workshop to Support Trusted IDs in Cyberspace
Release Date: 01/24/2012

The National Strategy for a Trusted Identities in Cyberspace (NSTIC) National Program Office will host the 2012 NIST/NSTIC IDtrust Workshop … more

NIST SBIR Program Soliciting Proposals to Solve Manufacturing and IT Challenges
Release Date: 01/10/2012

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) needs American innovators and entrepreneurs to help solve technological problems and … more

Text Retrieval Conference 2012 Seeks Information Retrieval Experts for Data Digging
Release Date: 01/10/2012

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is conducting the 21st annual Text Retrieval Conference (TREC), the premier experimental … more

Protecting Computers at Start-Up: New NIST Guidelines
Release Date: 12/20/2011

A new draft computer security publication from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) provides guidance for vendors and … more

NIST Special Publication Expands Government Authentication Options
Release Date: 12/13/2011

A newly revised publication from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) expands the options for government agencies that need … more

New NIST Biometric Data Standard Adds DNA, Footmarks and Enhanced Fingerprint Descriptions
Release Date: 12/06/2011

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) published a revised biometric standard in November, 2011, that vastly expands the type … more

Healthcare IT LAP Announcement
Release Date: 11/29/2011

The National Voluntary Laboratory Accreditation Program (NVLAP) announces the release of NIST Handbook 150-31, Healthcare Information Technology … more

NIST Improves Tool for Hardening Software Against Cyber Attack
Release Date: 11/22/2011

Computer scientists at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have dramatically enlarged a database designed to improve … more

New HIPAA Tool Helps Organizations Meet Security Requirements
Release Date: 11/22/2011

A new tool, developed by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and offered for free, can help public and private … more

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