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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.

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Recent News

Combination Frequency Differencing: Draft NIST Cybersecurity White Paper December 6, 2021
A draft NIST Cybersecurity White Paper, Combination Frequency Differencing, is now available for public comment.
NIST Updates IoT Cybersecurity Guidance and Accompanying Catalog November 29, 2021
NIST has released final IoT-specific guidance (NIST Special Publications 800-213 and 800-213A) to federal organizations to support extending their risk management process to the inclusion of IoT devices in federal systems.
Enterprise Patch Management: Draft Publications Available for Comment November 17, 2021
Two draft publications on enterprise patch management are available for public comment through January 10, 2022: Draft SP 800-40 Rev. 4 and Draft SP 1800-31.
Identifying and Estimating Cybersecurity Risk for ERM: NISTIR 8286A November 12, 2021
NISTIR 8286A, Identifying and Estimating Cybersecurity Risk for Enterprise Risk Management, provides an in-depth discussion of the concepts introduced in NISTIR 8286, Integrating Cybersecurity and Enterprise Risk Management...
Second Draft SP 800-161 Rev. 1 Available for Comment October 28, 2021
A second public draft of Special Publication (SP) 800-161 Revision 1, "Cybersecurity Supply Chain Risk Management Practices for Systems and Organizations," is open for comment through December 10, 2021.

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Upcoming Events

Information Security and Privacy Advisory Board (ISPAB) December 2021 Meeting December 8, 2021 - December 9, 2021
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 2022 May 9, 2022 - May 11, 2022
NIST will host the Fifth Lightweight Cryptography Workshop (virtual) on May 9-11, 2022, to discuss various aspects of the finalists and to obtain valuable feedback for the standardization of lightweight cryptographic...

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