Computer Security Resource Center

Computer Security Resource Center

Computer Security
Resource Center

Learn more about Recent News and Upcoming Events.

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 Releases Draft SP 800-210 for Comment
April 1, 2020
NIST has released Draft Special Publication (SP) 800-210, "General Access Control Guidance for Cloud Systems," for public comment. The comment period is open through May 15, 2020.
Draft White Paper on IoT Device Characterization
April 1, 2020
NIST has released a Draft NIST Cybersecurity White Paper on "Methodology for Characterizing Network Behavior of Internet of Things Devices." The public comment period ends May 1, 2020.
NIST Publishes SP 800-175B Revision 1
March 31, 2020
NIST publishes Revision 1 of SP 800-175B, "Guideline for Using Cryptographic Standards in the Federal Government: Cryptographic Mechanisms."
NIST Requests Comments on Draft SP 800-56C Rev. 2
March 24, 2020
NIST is requesting comments on Draft SP 800-56C Revision 2, "Recommendation for Key-Derivation Methods in Key-Establishment Schemes."  The public comment period ends May 15, 2020.
NIST Releases Draft SP 800-124 Rev. 2
March 24, 2020
NIST has released Draft SP 800-124 Revision 2, "Guidelines for Managing the Security of Mobile Devices in the Enterprise," for public comment. The comment period ends June 26, 2020.

View All News

Upcoming Events

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...
2020 Advancing Cybersecurity Risk Management Conference **POSTPONED**
May 27, 2020 - May 28, 2020
NIST is closely monitoring guidance from Federal, State, and local health authorities on the outbreak of COVID-19. To protect the health and safety of NIST employees and the American public they continue to serve, NIST has...

View All Events