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For 20 years, the Computer Security Resource Center (CSRC) has provided access to NIST's cybersecurity- and information security-related projects, publications, news and events.   CSRC supports stakeholders in government, industry and academia—both in the U.S. and internationally.

In this major update to CSRC:


Recent News

NIST Releases Draft NIST IR 8408 October 5, 2022
The initial public draft of NIST IR 8408, Understanding Stablecoin Technology and Related Security Considerations, is available for comment. Comment period closes January 6, 2023.
Proposal to Convert FIPS 198-1 to a NIST SP September 20, 2022
NIST's Crypto Publication Review Board proposes to convert FIPS 198-1, the HMAC standard, to a NIST Special Publication. The public comment period closes October 20, 2022.
NIST IoT Cybersecurity Program Releases Two New Documents September 20, 2022
The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Cybersecurity for the Internet of Things (IoT) program has released two new documents: NIST IR 8425 and NIST IR 8431.
NIST releases NIST IR 8286C September 14, 2022
NIST has released NIST Internal Report (IR) 8286C, Staging Cybersecurity Risks for Enterprise Risk Management and Governance Oversight.
Initial Public Draft of NIST IR 8427 Available for Comment September 7, 2022
The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has released the initial public draft of NIST Interagency Report (IR) 8427, "Discussion on the Full Entropy Assumption of the SP 800-90 Series."

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Upcoming Events

Information Security and Privacy Advisory Board (ISPAB) October 2022 Meeting October 26, 2022 - October 27, 2022
The Information Security and Privacy Advisory Board (ISPAB) is authorized by 15 U.S.C. 278g-4, as amended, and advises the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), the Secretary of Homeland Security (DHS), and...
Special Topics on Privacy and Public Auditability — Event 4 October 31, 2022
Featured topics: private authentication, blind signatures, anonymous credentials. Structure: welcome; three invited talks; panel conversation. Date, time, location/format: October 31st, 2022, 09:00–09:30 EDT @ virtual event...
Fourth PQC Standardization Conference November 29, 2022 - December 1, 2022
At this conference, we will discuss various aspects of the candidate algorithms and obtain valuable feedback for informing decisions on standardization. NIST will invite the submission teams for both the selected algorithms,...

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