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Comments Sought on Access Control Building Block
Release Date: 04/02/2015

NIST’s National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) has posted a revised draft white paper that will inform projects aimed at helping … more

Federal Funding Opportunity Solicits Projects That Support Online Privacy
Release Date: 03/31/2015

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is soliciting applications for funding pilot privacy-enhancing technologies that embrace … more

Spotlight on Commerce: Donna F. Dodson
Release Date: 03/27/2015

  Donna F. Dodson, Associate Director and Chief Cyber Security Advisor and Director, National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence, Information … more

Lack of Effective Timing Signals Could Hamper ‘Internet of Things’ Development
Release Date: 03/19/2015

Our fast-approaching future of driverless cars and “smart” electrical grids will depend on billions of linked devices making decisions and … more

NIST 2015 SBIR Grants to Fund Research in Manufacturing, Clean Energy, Cybersecurity and Bioscience
Release Date: 03/11/2015

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program is offering to fund research projects … more

New NIST Tools to Help Boost Wireless Channel Frequencies and Capacity
Release Date: 02/18/2015

Smartphones and tablets are everywhere, which is great for communications but a growing burden on wireless channels. Forecasted huge increases in … more

NIST Announces Pilot Grants Competition to Improve Security and Privacy of Online Identity Verification Systems
Release Date: 02/12/2015

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is launching a competition for a fourth round of grants to pilot online identity … more

Vendors Sought to Develop Model System to Monitor Security of Energy Industry Networked Control Systems
Release Date: 02/10/2015

The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) is seeking collaborators on an effort to help energy companies improve the security of the … more

NIST Releases Update of Industrial Control Systems Security Guide for Final Public Review
Release Date: 02/10/2015

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has issued proposed updates to its Guide to Industrial Control Systems (ICS) Security … more

NIST Forensic Science Standards Committees to Hold First Public Meetings in February 2015
Release Date: 01/27/2015

The Organization of Scientific Area Committees (OSAC), which coordinates the development of standards and guidelines for the forensic science … more

NIST Security Guide Walks Organizations Through the Mobile App Security Vetting Process
Release Date: 01/26/2015

A new publication from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) provides guidance for organizations to improve security as … more

Open-Source Software for Quantum Information
Release Date: 01/23/2015

The software allows real-time experiment control for quantum information systems realized in trapped ions. NIST has partnered with the private … more

NIST Requests Round Two Comments on its Cryptographic Standards Process
Release Date: 01/23/2015

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is seeking comments on a revised draft document that details the principles and … more

Symposium to Focus on Future of Voting Systems
Release Date: 01/21/2015

The Election Assistance Commission (EAC) and the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) are sponsoring a two-day symposium to … more

NIST Meeting: Cybersecurity Is a Key Ingredient In the Manufacturing Mix
Release Date: 01/20/2015

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is bringing experts together to discuss the cybersecurity challenges faced by the … more

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