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New Publication Fundamentally Changes Federal Information Security Risk Management
Release Date: 03/01/2011

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has published the final version of a special publication that can help organizations to … more

The NIST Role in Role-Based Control: A 20th Anniversary Appraisal
Release Date: 02/15/2011

What NIST-led innovation is estimated to have saved U.S. industry $6.1 billion over the past 20 years? Well, probably several, but, perhaps … more

Information Retrieval Research Conference Adds Tracks on Medical Records, Crowd-sourcing and Micro-blogging
Release Date: 02/15/2011

If you found this article through a search engine, you can thank an automated text retrieval system. For 20 years, the Text REtrieval Conference … more

April Workshop To Focus on Preserving Digital Health Records
Release Date: 02/15/2011

Information technology experts, insurers, policy makers and representatives of healthcare organizations will convene on April 5-6, 2011, in … more

Emerging Trends in Cybersecurity is Topic of March IT Security Trainers' Conference
Release Date: 02/15/2011

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and the Federal Information Systems Security Educators' Association (FISSEA) are … more

Cloud Computing at NIST: Two New Draft Documents and a Wiki
Release Date: 02/02/2011

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has issued two new draft documents on cloud computing for public comment, including the … more

NIST Issues Final Version of Full Virtualization Security Guidelines
Release Date: 02/02/2011

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has issued the final version of its recommendations for securely configuring and using … more

Jeremy Grant Selected to Manage Establishment of National Program Office for NSTIC
Release Date: 01/31/2011

The Information Technology Laboratory of the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is pleased to announce that Jeremy Grant is … more

National Program Office Planned for Online Trusted Identity Strategy
Release Date: 01/19/2011

At a January 7, 2011 forum with Silicon Valley business and academic leaders at Stanford University, U.S. Commerce Secretary Gary Locke and White … more

U.S. Commerce Secretary Gary Locke, White House Cybersecurity Coordinator Howard A. Schmidt Announce Next Steps to Enhance Online Security, Planned National Office for Identity Trust Strategy
Release Date: 01/07/2011

At a forum with Silicon Valley business and academic leaders at Stanford University, U.S. Commerce Secretary Gary Locke and White House … more

Watch Webcast Today: U.S. Commerce Secretary, White House Cybersecurity Coordinator to Visit Silicon Valley to Discuss Next Steps in Cybersecurity
Release Date: 01/07/2011

Palo Alto, Calif. – As part of a meeting today with local industry and academic leaders in Silicon Valley, at Stanford University, U.S. Commerce … more

And Then There Were Five: Finalists Advance in NIST's SHA-3 Cryptography Competition
Release Date: 01/05/2011

On Dec. 9, 2010, the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) announced the selection of five finalists in its ongoing competition to … more

IPv6 Guide Provides Path to Secure Deployment of Next-Generation Internet Protocol
Release Date: 01/05/2011

As the day draws nearer for the world to run out of the unique addresses that allow us to use the Internet—now predicted to happen by the end of … more

Two Publications Recommend Organization-Wide IT Security Risk Management
Release Date: 01/05/2011

Two new draft publications from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) provide the groundwork for a three-tiered … more

NIST Partners with ONC and AHRQ to Deliver Guidance on Electronic Health Record Usability
Release Date: 12/08/2010

Two new publications from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) are intended to help developers of software and computer … more

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