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

NCCoE Releases Data Confidentiality Draft Project Descriptions
June 24, 2019
The NCCoE at NIST has posted to data confidentiality draft project descriptions for public comment. Comments are due by July 29, 2019.
Open Security Controls Assessment Language Milestone
June 21, 2019
NIST is pleased to announce the first official release of the Open Security Controls Assessment Language (OSCAL), Version 1.0.0 - Milestone 1. The release.....
Protecting CUI: Comment on SP 800-171 Rev. 2 and SP 800-171B
June 19, 2019
NIST has released two draft publications for comment: SP 800-171 Rev. 2 and SP 800-171B. The comment period for both drafts ends on July 19, 2019.
Attribute Considerations for Access Control: SP 800-205
June 18, 2019
NIST has published Special Publication 800-205, "Attribute Considerations for Access Control Systems."
NCCoE Draft Project Descriptions for SMBs and Manufacturing
June 17, 2019
The NCCoE has posted two draft Project Descriptions for public comment. Detecting and protecting against data integrity attacks in industrial control systems (ICS) closes July 25th. Continuous Monitoring (for small and...

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Upcoming Events

Getting to V1.0 of the NIST Privacy Framework: Workshop #3
July 8, 2019 - July 9, 2019
NIST will be hosting the third in a series of public workshops on the development of the Privacy Framework: An Enterprise Risk Management Tool on July 8th-July 9th in Boise, Idaho. We thank Boise State...
ISPAB August 2019 Meeting
August 7, 2019 - August 8, 2019
In January 1988, the Congress enacted the Computer Security Act of 1987 (Public Law 100-235). A provision of that law called for the establishment of the Computer System Security and Privacy Advisory Board (CSSPAB) within...
ISPAB August 2019 Meeting
August 7, 2019 - August 8, 2019
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...
Federal Computer Security Managers' Forum Meeting - August 19, 2019
August 19, 2019
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...
Second PQC Standardization Conference
August 22, 2019 - August 24, 2019
The NIST Post-Quantum Cryptography Standardization Process has entered the next phase,in which26 second-round candidates are being considered for standardization. NIST plans to hold a second NIST PQC Standardization...
Lightweight Cryptography Workshop 2019
November 4, 2019 - November 6, 2019
NIST has initiated a process to solicit, evaluate and standardize lightweight cryptographic algorithms that are suitable for constrained environments. NIST will hold a workshop on November 4-6, 2019 in Gaithersburg, MD, to...
Federal Computer Security Managers' Forum Meeting - November 19, 2019
November 19, 2019
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...

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