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61. Computer Security Division 2010 Annual Report
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 7751
Topic: Cybersecurity
Published: 5/31/2011
Author: Patrick D O'Reilly
Abstract: This annual report covers the work conducted within the National Institute of Standards and Technology's Computer Security Division during Fiscal Year 2010. It discusses all projects and programs within the Division, staff highlights, and publication ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=908416

62. Encryption Basics
Topic: Cybersecurity
Published: 5/2/2011
Authors: Kevin Mcguire Stine, Quynh H Dang
Abstract: Healthcare and health information technology professionals are entrusted with patient data which, because of its personal nature, requires protection to ensure its confidentiality. To provide this protection, these professionals frequently look to c ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=908084

63. Specification for the Open Checklist Interactive Language (OCIL) Version 2.0
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 7692
Topic: Cybersecurity
Published: 4/7/2011
Authors: David Anthony Waltermire, Karen Scarfone, Maria Casipe
Abstract: This report defines version 2.0 of the Open Checklist Interactive Language (OCIL). The intent of OCIL is to provide a standardized basis for expressing questionnaires and related information, such as answers to questions and final questionnaire resul ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=907944

64. The Policy Machine: a Novel Architecture and Framework for Access Control Policy Specification and Enforcement
Topic: Cybersecurity
Published: 4/1/2011
Authors: David F Ferraiolo, Vijay (Vijay) Atluri, Serban Ilie Gavrila
Abstract: The ability to control access to sensitive data in accordance with policy is perhaps the most fundamental security requirement. Despite over four decades of security research, the limited ability for existing access control mechanisms to generically ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=905440

65. Thoughts on Higher Education and Scientific Research
Topic: Cybersecurity
Published: 3/22/2011
Authors: Jeffrey Mark Voas, George Hurlburt, Keith Miller, Phillip Laplante, Bret Michael
Abstract: The notion of a "tipping point" isn't new, al though the concept has relevance in differing ways. Academia seems to be at a tipping point, whereby the steady state of disciplinary specialization is about to give way to an interdisciplinary, collabora ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=906871

66. It's All About The Benjamins: Fair Trade botnets and incentivizing users to ignore security advice
Topic: Cybersecurity
Published: 2/28/2011
Authors: Serge M. (Serge) Egelman, Nicolas Christin, Timothy Vidas, Jens Grossklags
Abstract: We examine the cost for an attacker to pay users to execute arbitrary code---potentially malware. We created an Amazon's Mechanical Turk task wherein users were asked to download and run for an hour an executable we wrote. While this program was ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=907421

67. National Checklist Program for IT Products Guidelines for Checklist Users and Developers
Series: Special Publication (NIST SP)
Report Number: 800-70 Rev 2
Topic: Cybersecurity
Published: 2/25/2011
Authors: Stephen D Quinn, Murugiah P Souppaya, Melanie Cook, Karen Scarfone
Abstract: Special Publication 800-70 Revision 2 - National Checklist Program for IT Products Guidelines for Checklist Users and Developers describes security configuration checklists and their benefits, and it explains how to use the NIST National Checklist Pr ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=907732

68. The Technical Specification for the Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP): SCAP Version 1.1
Series: Special Publication (NIST SP)
Report Number: 800-126 Rev 1
Topic: Cybersecurity
Published: 2/25/2011
Authors: David Anthony Waltermire, Stephen D Quinn, Karen Scarfone
Abstract: This document provides the definitive technical specification for Version 1.1 of the Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP). SCAP consists of a suite of specifications for standardizing the format and nomenclature by which security software comm ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=907893

69. Managing Security: The Security Content Automation Protocol
Topic: Cybersecurity
Published: 2/4/2011
Authors: Shirley M. Radack, David R Kuhn
Abstract: Managing information systems security is an expensive and challenging task. Many different and complex software components- including firmware, operating systems, and applications-must be configured securely, patched when needed, and continuously mon ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=907372

70. Cryptographic Algorithms and Key Sizes for Personal Identity Verification
Series: Special Publication (NIST SP)
Report Number: 800-78-3
Topic: Cybersecurity
Published: 12/31/2010
Authors: William T Polk, Donna F Dodson, William Edward Burr, Hildegard Ferraiolo, David A Cooper
Abstract: This document contains the technical specifications needed for the mandatory and optional cryptographic keys specified in FIPS 201 as well as the supporting infrastructure specified in FIPS 201 and the related Special Publication 800-73, Interfaces f ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=907537



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