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Attackers Honing In On Teleworkers? How Organizations Can Secure Their Data
Release Date: 03/14/2016

As the number of employees who telework trends upward—and new kinds of devices are used in telework—the National Institute of Standards and … more

Cloud Computing Can Assist Workers with Disabilities, NIST Reports
Release Date: 03/03/2016

Virginia works for a federal agency. She cannot use her hands because of a spinal cord injury, so she relies on a speech recognition system to … more

Cybersecurity “Rosetta Stone” Celebrates Two Years of Success
Release Date: 02/18/2016

Two years ago this month, the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) released a document designed to help strengthen cybersecurity … more

Strengthening Public-Private Cooperation on Cybersecurity's Toughest Issues
Release Date: 02/08/2016

Guest blog post by Willie E. May, Under Secretary of Commerce for Standards and Technology and NIST Director. Strong cybersecurity starts at the … more

Webcast to Highlight Dedication of Expanded Cybersecurity Facility, Feb. 8
Release Date: 02/05/2016

On Monday, Feb. 8, 2016, the National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) will celebrate its move to expanded new facilities with a … more

NCCoE Seeks Vendors to Help Secure Wireless Medical Devices
Release Date: 01/28/2016

Medical devices such as the infusion pumps that deliver medication intravenously were once standalone instruments that interacted only with the … more

Promising Quantum Transducer
Release Date: 01/28/2016

When a long-awaited quantum information network finally arrives, in whatever form, it will incorporate two essential technologies: a method of … more

NIST Requests Comments on Computer Security Publication on Randomness
Release Date: 01/27/2016

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is seeking public comment on its latest draft of a publication intended to help computer … more

Influence the Future of Cybersecurity Education—Join the NICE Working Group
Release Date: 01/21/2016

Addressing the nation’s rapidly increasing need for cybersecurity employees, the National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education (NICE) is seeking … more

NIST Simulates Fast, Accurate DNA Sequencing Through Graphene Nanopore
Release Date: 01/15/2016

Researchers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have simulated a new concept for rapid, accurate gene sequencing by … more

NIST Seeks Comments on Cybersecurity Framework Use, Potential Updates and Future Management
Release Date: 12/10/2015

*Feb. 9, 2016, update: The deadline for this RFI has been extended to Feb. 23, 2016. The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is … more

NIST Seeks Comments on New Project Aimed at Ensuring Data Integrity
Release Date: 11/24/2015

Businesses face a near-constant threat of destructive malware, ransomware and malicious insider activities that can alter or destroy critical … more

NIST Announces Winners of Its First-Ever App Challenge
Release Date: 11/18/2015

GAITHERSBURG, Md.—The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has announced the winners of the Reference Data Challenge , the … more

NIST Offers Guidance on Using Technology to Prevent Intrusions, Malware
Release Date: 11/05/2015

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has published a guide to deploying automated application whitelisting to help thwart … more

NIST Invites Comments on Practice Guide for Improving Mobile Device Security
Release Date: 11/04/2015

The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) requests comments on a draft guide to help organizations better secure and manage their … more

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