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Digital Crime-Fighters Face Technical Challenges with Cloud Computing
Release Date: 07/14/2014

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has issued for public review and comment a draft report summarizing 65 challenges that … more

NIST Advisory Group Releases Report on Cryptography Expertise and Standards Process
Release Date: 07/14/2014

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)'s primary external advisory board today released a report calling for the agency to … more

Supreme Court Cites NIST Mobile Forensics Guide in Ruling on Cell Phone Searches
Release Date: 07/01/2014

As digital technology transforms 21st century life, questions about privacy rights abound. The U.S. Supreme Court ruled on one such question in … more

NIST Seeks Members for Three New Cloud Computing Working Groups
Release Date: 06/23/2014

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Cloud Computing Program (NCCP) is forming three public working groups to provide … more

NIST to Establish New Centers of Excellence for Work in Forensics, Disaster Resilience
Release Date: 06/13/2014

Officials at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have announced plans to establish two new research Centers of Excellence to … more

The Internet's Next Big Idea: Connecting People, Information, and Things
Release Date: 06/11/2014

Blog by Chris Greer, Senior Executive for Cyber-Physical Systems at the National Institute of Standards and Technology In the early 1990s, a Web … more

NIST: Performance of Facial Recognition Software Continues to Improve
Release Date: 06/03/2014

Who is that stranger in your social media photo? A click on the face reveals the name in seconds, almost as soon as you can identify your best … more

Proposed Risk Management Guidelines Aim to Bolster Security of Federal ICT Supply Chains
Release Date: 06/03/2014

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has published a second public draft of Supply Chain Risk Management Practices for … more

Rush a Light Wave and You'll Break Its Data, say Scientists
Release Date: 05/29/2014

Quantum information can't break the cosmic speed limit, according to researchers* from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) … more

NIST Requests Public Comment on Proposed SHA-3 Cryptographic
Release Date: 05/29/2014

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has requested public comments on its newly proposed "Secure Hash Algorithm-3" (SHA-3) … more

NIST Seeks Comments on Major Revision to Industrial Control Systems Security Guide
Release Date: 05/15/2014

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has issued for public review and comment a proposed major update to its Guide to … more

NIST Digital Forensic Resource Honored with a National Innovation Award
Release Date: 05/15/2014

The National Digital Stewardship Alliance Innovation Working Group is honoring NIST for a software archive that has proven highly valuable to … more

NIST RPKI Test and Measurement Tool
Release Date: 05/14/2014

 The NIST-developed RPKI-Monitor ( http://rpki-monitor.antd.nist.gov/ ) provides continuous test and measurement of the emerging Resource Public … more

Independent Committee Begins Review of NIST’s Cryptographic Material and Development Process
Release Date: 05/14/2014

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) announced today that its primary advisory committee, the Visiting Committee on Advanced … more

New NIST Guidelines Aim to Help IT System Developers Build Security In From the Ground Up — Public Comments Welcomed
Release Date: 05/13/2014

A new initiative by computer security experts at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) seeks to bring widely recognized … more

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