Computer Security Resource Center

Computer Security Resource Center

Computer Security
Resource Center

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

Draft Report on International IoT Cybersecurity Standardization
February 14, 2018
NIST has released a Draft NIST Interagency Report (NISTIR) 8200, Interagency Report on Status of International Cybersecurity Standardization for the Internet of Things (IoT). Comments will be accepted until April 18...
NIST Publishes SCAP 1.3 Technical Spec
February 14, 2018
Today, NIST published the technical specification for the Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP) version 1.3.
Updated NIST FISMA Publications Schedule
February 8, 2018
An updated schedule for NIST FISMA Publication updates......
NIST Publishes Attribute Metadata Report, NISTIR 8112
February 2, 2018
NIST recently published NIST Internal Report (NISTIR) 8112, Attribute Metadata: A Proposed Schema for Evaluating Federated Attributes.
Security Considerations for Code Signing
January 26, 2018
 A new NIST cybersecurity white paper is available, Security Considerations for Code Signing. 

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Upcoming Events

Second Workshop on Enhancing Resilience of the Internet and Communications Ecosystem
February 28, 2018 to March 1, 2018
This workshop will discuss substantive public comments, including open issues) on a draft report  about actions to address automated and distributed threats to the digital ecosystem as part of the activity directed by...
First PQC Standardization Conference
April 11, 2018 to April 13, 2018
Please note that the meeting will now begin Wednesday afternoon, April 11.NIST has initiated a process to solicit, evaluate, and standardize one or more quantum-resistant public-key cryptographic algorithms. The...
Spring 2018 Software and Supply Chain Assurance Forum
May 1, 2018 to May 2, 2018
The Software and Supply Chain Assurance Forum (SSCA) provides a venue for government, industry, and academic participants from around the world to share their knowledge and expertise regarding software and supply...
Federal Computer Security Managers’ Forum - 2 day Annual "Offsite" Meeting 2018
May 15, 2018 to May 16, 2018
The Federal Computer Security Program Managers’ Forum (Forum) is sponsored by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) to promote the sharing of security-related information among federal agencies. ...
Federal Computer Security Managers’ Forum Meeting - September 10, 2018
September 10, 2018 to September 10, 2018
NOTE:  THIS MEETING IS OPEN TO ONLY FEDERAL/STATE EMPLOYEES AND THEIR SUPPORT CONTRACTORS.  REGISTRANTS MUST USE A .GOV OR .MIL ADDRESS FOR SIGN-UP.  SUPPORT CONTRACTORS MUST INDICATE THE FEDERAL AGENCY...
Federal Computer Security Managers’ Forum Meeting - November 28, 2018
November 28, 2018 to November 28, 2018
NOTE:  THIS MEETING IS OPEN TO ONLY FEDERAL/STATE EMPLOYEES AND THEIR SUPPORT CONTRACTORS.  REGISTRANTS MUST USE A .GOV OR .MIL ADDRESS FOR SIGN-UP.  SUPPORT CONTRACTORS MUST INDICATE THE FEDERAL AGENCY...

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