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1. Vetting the Security of Mobile Applications
Series: Special Publication (NIST SP)
Report Number: 800-163
Topic: Cybersecurity
Published: 1/26/2015
Authors: Stephen Quirolgico, Jeffrey Mark Voas, Athanasios T Karygiannis, Christoph Michael, Karen Scarfone
Abstract: The purpose of this document is to help organizations (1) understand the process for vetting the security of mobile applications, (2) plan for the implementation of an app vetting process, (3) develop app security requirements, (4) understand the typ ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=917674

2. Public Safety Mobile Application Security Requirements Workshop Summary
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 8018
Topic: Cybersecurity
Published: 1/22/2015
Authors: Michael A Ogata, Barbara Guttman, Nelson E Hastings
Abstract: This document captures the input received from the half-day workshop titled "Public Safety Mobile Application Security Requirements" organized by the Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials (APCO) International, in cooperation with Firs ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=917397

3. Recommendation for Key Management Part 3: Application-Specific Key Management Guidance
Series: Special Publication (NIST SP)
Report Number: 800-57 Pt3 Rev 1
Topic: Cybersecurity
Published: 1/22/2015
Authors: Elaine B Barker, Quynh H Dang
Abstract: Special Publication 800-57 provides cryptographic key management guidance. It consists of three parts. Part 1 provides general guidance and best practices for the management of cryptographic keying material. Part 2 provides guidance on policy and sec ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=917445

4. Release of NIST Special Publication 800-157, Guidelines for Derived Personal Identity Verification (PIV) Credentials
Series: ITL Bulletin
Topic: Cybersecurity
Published: 12/30/2014
Authors: Hildegard Ferraiolo, Larry Feldman, Witte Greg
Abstract: NIST has recently released Special Publication (SP) 800-157, Guidelines for Derived Personal Identity Verification (PIV) Credentials. Itto provide the technical details for a system by which mobile devices such as smart phones and tables are provisio ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=917746

5. Guidelines for Derived Personal Identity Verification (PIV) Credentials
Series: Special Publication (NIST SP)
Report Number: 800-157
Topic: Cybersecurity
Published: 12/19/2014
Authors: Hildegard Ferraiolo, David A Cooper, Salvatore Francomacaro, Andrew Richard Regenscheid, Mohler Jason, Sarbari Gupta, William Edward Burr
Abstract: This recommendation provides technical guidelines for the implementation of standards-based, secure, reliable, interoperable PKI-based identity credentials that are issued by Federal departments and agencies to individuals who possess and prove c ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=917541

6. Assessing Security and Privacy Controls in Federal Information Systems and Organizations: Building Effective Assessment Plans
Series: Special Publication (NIST SP)
Report Number: 800-53A Rev 4
Topic: Cybersecurity
Published: 12/11/2014
Author: Ronald S Ross
Abstract: This publication provides a set of procedures for conducting assessments of security controls and privacy controls employed within federal information systems and organizations. The assessment procedures, executed at various phases of the system deve ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=917644

7. Avoiding Catastrophes in Cyberspace through Smarter Testing: How to prevent Heartbleed-like disasters using readily available testing technologies
Topic: Cybersecurity
Published: 10/16/2014
Authors: Apostol T Vassilev, Christopher Celi
Abstract: The recently discovered Heartbleed bug in OpenSSL‰s implementation of Internet security protocols and the aftermath from dealing with its consequences highlights a critical problem in the software industry. Software is routinely, inadequately tested ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=916849

8. A Cybersecurity Testbed for Industrial Control Systems
Topic: Cybersecurity
Published: 10/9/2014
Authors: Richard Candell, Keith A Stouffer, Dhananjay Anand
Abstract: The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is developing a cybersecurity testbed for industrial control systems (ICS). The goal of this testbed is to measure the performance of an ICS when instrumented with cybersecurity protections i ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=915876

9. Optimizing Information Set Decoding Algorithms to Attack Cyclosymetric MDPC Codes
Topic: Cybersecurity
Published: 10/3/2014
Author: Ray A Perlner
Abstract: The most important drawback to code-based cryptography has historically been its large key sizes. Recently, several promising approaches have been proposed to reduce keysizes. In particular, significant keysize reduction has been achieved by using ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=916132

10. Recommendation for Pair-Wise Key-Establishment Schemes Using Integer Factorization Cryptography
Series: Special Publication (NIST SP)
Report Number: 800-56B Rev 1
Topic: Cybersecurity
Published: 10/1/2014
Authors: Elaine B Barker, Lidong Chen, Dustin Moody
Abstract: This Recommendation specifies key-establishment schemes using integer factorization cryptography, based on ANS X9.44, Key-establishment using Integer Factorization Cryptography [ANS X9.44], which was developed by the Accredited Standards Committee (A ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=916341



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