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The 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

August 26, 2016
Information Security and Privacy Advisory Board (ISPAB) Welcomes New Member Patricia Hatter, Vice President and Chief Information Officer, Intel Security Group, Intel

August 25, 2016
NIST Released Draft Special Publication 800-188, De-Identifying Government Datasets
Deadline to Submit Comments:
September 26, 2016

August 23, 2016
NIST announces the release of 2 Special Publication (SP) 800-175A, Guideline for Using Cryptographic Standards in the Federal Government: Directives, Mandates and Policies, and SP 800-175B, Guideline for Using Cryptographic Standards in the Federal Government: Cryptographic Mechanisms

August 16, 2016
NIST announces the release of Draft Special Publication 800-171 Revision 1, Protecting Controlled Unclassified Information in Nonfederal Information Systems and Organizations
Deadline to Submit Comments:
September 16, 2016

August 11, 2016
Draft NIST Interagency Report (NISTIR) 8114, Report on Lightweight Cryptography is now available for public comment
Deadline to Submit Comments:
October 31, 2016

August 11, 2016
NIST Released the 2015 Computer Security Division Annual Report.

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NIST CyberSecurity Events

Privacy Controls Workshop: Next Steps for NIST Special Publication 800-53, Appendix J
September 8, 2016
Department of Transportation Washington, DC

NSCI: High-Performance Computing Security Workshop
September 29-30, 2016
NIST Gaithersburg, MD.

Lightweight Cryptography Workshop 2016
October 17-18, 2016
NIST Gaithersburg, MD.

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List of Draft Publications Request for Comments Deadlines:

September 16, 2016
Draft Special Publication 800-171 Revision 1, Protecting Controlled Unclassified Information in Nonfederal Information Systems and Organizations

September 16, 2016
Post-Quantum Cryptography: Proposed Requirements and Evaluation Criteria

September 26, 2016
Draft Special Publication 800-188, De-Identifying Government Datasets

September 30, 2016
Draft Special Publication 800-185, SHA-3 Derived Functions: cSHAKE, KMAC, TupleHash, and ParallelHash

September 30, 2016
Draft NISTIR 8112, Attribute Metadata

October 31, 2016
Draft NIST Interagency Report (NISTIR) 8114, Report on Lightweight Cryptography