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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.



April 23, 2014
Advance Notice: In May 2014, NIST will release an initial public draft of Special Publication (SP) 800-160, Systems Security Engineering: An Integrated Approach to Building Trustworthy Resilient Systems.

April 21, 2014
Released for public comment: Draft Special Publication (SP) 800-90A Revision 1, Recommendation for Random Number Generation Using Deterministic Random Bit Generators
(Comments Due: May 23, 2014)

March 14, 2014
Released for public comment: Draft Special Publication (SP) 800- 16 Revision 1, A Role-Based Model For Federal Information Technology/Cyber Security Training
(Comments Due: April 30, 2014)

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CSD Security Events

IT Professional Conference: Challenges in Information Systems
May 22, 2014
NIST Gaithersburg, MD.

SHA-3 2014 Workshop
August 22, 2014
University of California Santa Barbara, CA

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