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Computer Security Resource Center (CSRC)

The Computer Security Division's (CSD) Computer Security Resource Center (CSRC) facilitates broad sharing of information security tools and practices, provides a resource for information security standards and guidelines, and identifies key security web resources to support users in industry, government, and academia.

CSRC is the primary gateway for gaining access to NIST computer security publications, standards, and guidelines plus other useful security-related information.

  

News

March 26, 2015
Draft Special Publication 800-70 Revision 3, National Checklist Program for IT Products - Guidelines for Checklist Users and Developers is available for public comment.
Deadline to submit comments:
April 27, 2015

March 4, 2015
Second Public Draft release of Draft NIST Interagency Report (IR) 7966, Security of Interactive and Automated Access Management Using Secure Shell (SSH)
Deadline to submit comments:
April 3, 2015

March 4, 2015
NIST announces the release of the NIST Internal Report (NISTIR) 7823, Advanced Metering Infrastructure Smart Meter Upgradeability Test Framework.

February 23, 2015
NIST is pleased to announce the release of NIST Internal Report (NISTIR) 8023, Risk Management for Replication Devices

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CSD Security Events

Workshop on Cybersecurity in a Post-Quantum World
April 2-3, 2015
NIST Gaithersburg, MD

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Draft Publications Request for Comments Deadlines:

March 27, 2015
Second Public Draft NISTIR 7977, NIST Cryptographic Standards and Guidelines Development Process

April 3, 2015
Second Draft NIST Interagency Report (IR) 7966, Security of Interactive and Automated Access Management Using Secure Shell (SSH)

April 27, 2015
Draft Special Publication 800-70 Revision 3, National Checklist Program for IT Products - Guidelines for Checklist Users and Developers