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

NIST Publishes SP 800-204
August 7, 2019
NIST has published NIST SP 800-204, Security Strategies for Microservices-based Application Systems.
NIST Publishes SP 1800-7
August 7, 2019
NIST has published Cybersecurity Practice Guide Special Publication (SP) 1800-7, "Situational Awareness for Electric Utilities."
Draft NISTIR 8259 Available for Comment
July 31, 2019
NIST has released Draft NISTIR 8259, "Core Cybersecurity Feature Baseline for Securable IoT Devices: A Starting Point for IoT Device Manufacturers," for public comment. The comment period closes on September 30, 2019.
NIST Publishes SP 1800-17
July 30, 2019
NIST has published Cybersecurity Practice Guide Special Publication (SP) 1800-17, "Multifactor Authentication for E-Commerce: Risk-Based, FIDO Universal Second Factor Implementations for Purchasers"
NIST Publishes SP 800-133 Revision 1
July 23, 2019
NIST has published Special Publication 800-133 Revision 1, "Recommendation for Cryptographic Key Generation."

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Upcoming Events

Software and Supply Chain Assurance Forum, Fall 2019
September 17, 2019 - September 18, 2019
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...
Human Factors in Smart Home Technologies
September 24, 2019
On September 24, 2019, NIST is holding a one-day workshop entitled “Human Factors in Smart Home Technologies.” The workshop will address human considerations for smart home devices, including usability, user perceptions...
Lightweight Cryptography Workshop 2019
November 4, 2019 - November 6, 2019
#NISTLWCNIST 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...
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...
Information Security and Privacy Advisory Board (ISPAB) December 2019 Meeting
December 4, 2019 - December 5, 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' (FCSM) Forum Meeting - February 18, 2020
February 18, 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...
Federal Computer Security Managers' (FCSM) Forum Meeting - April 21, 2020
April 21, 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...
Federal Computer Security Managers' (FCSM) Forum - 2 Day Annual "Offsite" Meeting, July 2020
July 22, 2020 - July 23, 2020
NOTE:  THIS MEETING IS OPEN TO ONLY UNITED STATES FEDERAL/STATE EMPLOYEES, HIGHER EDUCATION EMPLOYEES, AND THEIR DESIGNATED SUPPORT CONTRACTORS.  REGISTRANTS MUST USE A .GOV, .EDU, OR .MIL ADDRESS ...

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