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.

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Recent News

Performance Measurement Guide for Info Security September 24, 2020
NIST has posted a call for comments on "Performance Measurement Guide for Information Security" (SP 800-55 Rev. 1), with a comment period open through Nov. 19, 2020. A new "Measurements for Information Security" project is...
SP 800-53 Revision 5 Published September 23, 2020
NIST Special Publication (SP) 800-53 Revision 5, "Security and Privacy Controls for Information Systems and Organizations," represents a multi-year effort to develop the next generation of controls needed to strengthen and...
SP 1800-11, Data Integrity: Ransomware Recovery September 22, 2020
NIST has published Special Publication (SP) 1800-11, "Data Integrity: Recovering from Ransomware and Other Destructive Events."
Final Public Draft of SP 1800-15 Now Available September 16, 2020
NIST has released the final public draft of NIST Cybersecurity Practice Guide SP 1800-15, "Securing Small-Business and Home Internet of Things (IoT) Devices: Mitigating Network-Based Attacks Using Manufacturer Usage...
Mobile Device Security: COPE -- SP 1800-21 September 15, 2020
The NIST Cybersecurity Practice Guide on "Mobile Device Security: Corporate-Owned Personally-Enabled (COPE)" has been published as SP 1800-21.

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Upcoming Events

RESCHEDULED: An Invitational Virtual Workshop on the Automation of the NIST Cryptographic Module Validation Program (CMVP) October 5, 2020
(Updated: Friday, September 18, 2020): This workshop was rescheduled from September 1 to Monday, October 5.   Workshop Objectives The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) will host a virtual workshop on...
RESCHEDULED: Virtual Workshop on Considerations in Migrating to Post-Quantum Cryptographic Algorithms October 7, 2020
(Updated: Friday, September 18, 2020): This workshop was rescheduled from August 24 to Wednesday, October 7.    Workshop Objectives The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) will host a virtual workshop on...
Information Security and Privacy Advisory Board (ISPAB) October 2020 Meeting October 14, 2020 - October 15, 2020
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...
Lightweight Cryptography Workshop 2020 October 19, 2020 - October 21, 2020
NIST plans to host the Fourth Lightweight Cryptography Workshop (virtual) on October 19-21, 2020, to discuss various aspects of the second-round candidates and to obtain valuable feedback for the upcoming selection of the...
Federal Computer Security Managers' (FCSM) Forum - 1/2 Day Meeting - October 2020 October 28, 2020
NOTE:  THIS MEETING IS OPEN TO ONLY FEDERAL/STATE EMPLOYEES, HIGHER EDUCATION EMPLOYEES, AND THEIR DESIGNATED SUPPORT CONTRACTORS.  REGISTRANTS MUST USE A .GOV, .EDU, OR .MIL ADDRESS FOR SIGN-UP.  SUPPORT CONTRACTORS MUST...

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