NIST logo

Publications Portal

You searched on: Topic Area: Cybersecurity

Displaying records 51 to 60 of 125 records.
Resort by: Date / Title

51. Challenging Security Requirements for US Government Cloud Computing Adoption
Topic: Cybersecurity
Published: 11/27/2012
Author: Michaela Iorga
Abstract: The Federal Cloud Strategy, February 8, 2010, outlines a federal cloud computing program that identifies program objectives aimed at accelerating the adoption of cloud computing across the federal government. NIST, along with other agencies, was task ...

52. A Game-Theoretic Framework for Network Security Vulnerability Assessment and Mitigation
Topic: Cybersecurity
Published: 11/5/2012
Authors: Assane Gueye, Vladimir V Marbukh
Abstract: In this paper we propose and discuss a game-theoretic framework for (a) evaluating security vulnerability, (b) quantifying the corresponding Pareto optimal vulnerability/cost tradeo®, and (c) identifying the optimal operating point on this Pareto ...

53. Mobile Application Device Power Usage Measurements
Topic: Cybersecurity
Published: 7/31/2012
Authors: Rahul Murmuria, Jeffrey Medsger, Angelos Stavrou, Jeffrey Mark Voas
Abstract: Reducing power consumption has become a crucial design tenet for both mobile and other small computing devices that are not constantly connected to a power source. However, unlike devices that have a limited and predefined set of functionality, recen ...

54. NIST Test Personal Identity Verification (PIV) Cards
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 7870
Topic: Cybersecurity
Published: 7/12/2012
Author: David A Cooper
Abstract: In order to facilitate the development of applications and middleware that support the Personal Identity Verification (PIV) Card, NIST has developed a set of test PIV Cards and a supporting public key infrastructure. This set of test cards includes ...

55. Guide to Bluetooth Security
Series: Special Publication (NIST SP)
Report Number: 800-121 Rev 1
Topic: Cybersecurity
Published: 6/11/2012
Authors: Karen Ann Scarfone, John Padgette, Lidong Chen
Abstract: Bluetooth is an open standard for short-range radio frequency communication. Bluetooth technology is used primarily to establish wireless personal area networks. It has been integrated into many types of business and consumer devices, including cellu ...

56. Cloud Computing Synopsis and Recommendations
Series: Special Publication (NIST SP)
Report Number: 800-146
Topic: Cybersecurity
Published: 5/29/2012
Authors: Mark L Badger, Timothy Grance, Robert Patt-Corner, Jeffrey Mark Voas
Abstract: This document reprises the NIST-established definition of cloud computing, describes cloud computing benefits and open issues, presents an overview of major classes of cloud technology, and provides guidelines and recommendations on how organizations ...

57. Basing Cybersecurity Training on User Perceptions
Topic: Cybersecurity
Published: 4/2/2012
Authors: Susanne M Furman, Mary Frances Theofanos, Yee-Yin Choong, Brian C Stanton
Abstract: The National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education (NICE) will be conducting a nationwide awareness and outreach program to effect behavioral change. To be effective, an educational campaign must first understand users‰ perceptions of computer and ...

58. Improved Indifferentiability Security Bound for the JH Mode
Topic: Cybersecurity
Published: 3/22/2012
Authors: Dustin Moody, Souradyuti Paul, Daniel C Smith-Tone
Abstract: The JH hash function is one of the five fi nalists of the ongoing NIST SHA3 hash function competition. Despite several earlier attempts, and years of analysis, the indi fferentiability security bound of the JH mode has so far remained remarkably lo ...

59. Guidelines for Securing Wireless Local Area Networks (WLANs)
Series: Special Publication (NIST SP)
Report Number: 800-153
Topic: Cybersecurity
Published: 2/21/2012
Authors: Murugiah P Souppaya, Karen Ann Scarfone
Abstract: A wireless local area network (WLAN) is a group of wireless networking devices within a limited geographic area, such as an office building, that exchange data through radio communications. The security of each WLAN is heavily dependent on how well e ...

60. Building Security into Off-the-Shelf Smartphones
Topic: Cybersecurity
Published: 2/1/2012
Authors: Angelos Stavrou, Jeffrey Mark Voas, Athanasios T Karygiannis, Stephen Quirolgico
Abstract: Recent advancements in hardware have increased the computing power, memory, storage, and wireless connectivity of handheld mobile devices. Smart-phone devices are used for everyday activities that range from Maps and Geo-location tagging to banking. ...

Search NIST-wide:

(Search abstract and keywords)

Last Name:
First Name:

Special Publications:

Looking for a NIST Special Publication (NIST SP Series)? Place the series number and dash in the report number field (Example: 800-) and begin your search.

  • SP 250-XX: Calibration Services
  • SP 260-XX: Standard Reference Materials
  • SP 300-XX: Precision Measurement and Calibration
  • SP 400-XX: Semiconductor Measurement Technology
  • SP 480-XX: Law Enforcement Technology
  • SP 500-XX: Computer Systems Technology
  • SP 700-XX: Industrial Measurement Series
  • SP 800-XX: Computer Security Series
  • SP 823-XX: Integrated Services Digital Network Series