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Up-Scale: Frequency Converter Enables Ultra-High Sensitivity Infrared Spectrometry
Release Date: 08/25/2009

In what may prove to be a major development for scientists in fields ranging from forensics to quantum communications, researchers at the National … more

Who Are You? Mobile ID Devices Find Out Using NIST Guidelines
Release Date: 08/25/2009

A new publication that recommends best practices for the next generation of portable biometric acquisition devices--Mobile ID--has been published … more

NIST Releases Final Version of New Cybersecurity Recommendations for Government
Release Date: 08/11/2009

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has released its final version of a publication that represents a major step toward … more

New Report on Improving Software Tools that Improve Software
Release Date: 07/14/2009

If the shiny new software on your computer or mobile phone runs without crashing, you may have another computer program to thank--a static … more

Workshop to Aim for Security, Accessibility in Future Voting Systems
Release Date: 06/30/2009

Creating voting machines that are both trustworthy and easy to use is the goal of the End-to-End Voting Systems Workshop, which should interest … more

NIST, DOD, Intelligence Agencies Join Forces to Secure U.S. Cyber Infrastructure
Release Date: 06/16/2009

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), in partnership with the Department of Defense (DOD), the Intelligence Community (IC), … more

NIST Issues Latest Guidelines for Teleworking Security
Release Date: 06/16/2009

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has released the final version of an updated publication to help organizations and … more

NIST, DOD, Intelligence Agencies Join Forces to Secure U.S. Cyber Infrastructure
Release Date: 06/11/2009

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), in partnership with the Department of Defense (DOD), the Intelligence Community (IC), … more

Announcing DRAFT NIST SP500-267 A Profile for IPv6 in the U.S. Government - Version 1.0 (Draft 2)
Release Date: 06/04/2009

A DRAFT of NIST Special Publication 500-267, A Profile for IPv6 in the U.S. Government - Version 1.0 (Draft 2), is now available for public … more

Commerce Department to Work with ICANN and VeriSign to Enhance the Security and Stability of the Internet’s Domain Name and Addressing System
Release Date: 06/03/2009

WASHINGTON —The U.S. Department of Commerce's National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) and National Institute of … more

NIST Delivers Updated Draft Standards for Electronic Voting Machines
Release Date: 06/02/2009

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has delivered to the Election Assistance Commission (EAC) a draft revision to the 2005 … more

NIST Delivers Updated Draft Standards for Electronic Voting Machines -- Guidelines to Assist in Testing Voting System Accuracy, Reliability and Security
Release Date: 06/01/2009

GAITHERSBURG, Md. – The Commerce Department’s National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) today delivered to the Election Assistance … more

ANTD assists in the completion of the IEEE 802.21 Media Independent Handovers (MIH) standard specifications
Release Date: 06/01/2009

January 2009 - The IEEE 802.21 standard was published on January 21, 2009. This is the final realization of a multi-year project to standardize a … more

Revision for Secure Domain Name System (DNS) Deployment Guide
Release Date: 06/01/2009

March 2009 - NIST has drafted an update to the “Secure Domain Name System (DNS) Deployment Guide” (NIST Special Publication 800-81 Rev 1),the key … more

NIST Validation Program Tests Next-Generation Internet Products
Release Date: 05/20/2009

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is establishing a testing program to assure that the U.S. government purchases new … more

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