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 Releases Draft NISTIR 8222 for Comment
September 17, 2018
[9/18/18--TEMPORARILY WITHDRAWN. TO BE RE-POSTED AT A LATER DATE] Draft NISTIR 8222 identifies 17 technical trust-related issues that may negatively impact the adoption of IoT products and services.
NIST Publishes Special Publication 1800-5
September 7, 2018
SP 1800-5 provides an example IT asset management solution for financial services institutions, so they can securely track, manage, and report on information assets throughout their entire life cycle.
NIST Requests Comments on Draft SP 1800-14
September 4, 2018
NIST's National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) is requesting comments on Draft Special Publication 1800-14, Protecting the Integrity of Internet Routing: Border Gateway Protocol (BGP) Route Origin...
Request for Nominations for Lightweight Cryptographic Algorithms
August 27, 2018
NIST has initiated a process to solicit, evaluate, and standardize lightweight cryptographic algorithms that are suitable for use in constrained environments where the performance of current NIST cryptographic standards is...
NCCoE Prelim Draft Trusted Cloud Security Practice Guide
August 24, 2018
NIST has released a preliminary draft of NIST Special Publication 1800-19A, Trusted Cloud: Security Practice Guide for VMWare Hybrid Cloud Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) Environments (Executive Summary).

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Upcoming Events

Kicking off the NIST Privacy Framework: Workshop #1
October 16, 2018 to October 16, 2018
This is the first in a series of public workshops NIST is hosting on the development of the Privacy Framework: An Enterprise Risk Management Tool. In this half-day event, on October 16th, in Austin, Texas, attendees will...
Controlled Unclassified Information Security Requirements Workshop
October 18, 2018 to October 18, 2018
The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), in coordination with the Department of Defense (DoD) and the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA), is hosting an informational workshop providing an...
HIPAA 2018 - Safeguarding Health Information: Building Assurance through HIPAA Security
October 18, 2018 to October 19, 2018
NIST and the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Office for Civil Rights (OCR) are pleased to co-host the 11th annual conference, Safeguarding Health Information: Building Assurance through HIPAA Security, on...
NIST Cybersecurity Risk Management Conference
November 7, 2018 to November 9, 2018
On November 7-9, 2018, NIST will host the 2018 Cybersecurity Risk Management Conference. Building on previous NIST workshops, the conference aims to share and explore best practices and receive and discuss stakeholder...
Federal Computer Security Managers’ Forum Meeting - November 28, 2018
November 28, 2018 to November 28, 2018
NOTE:  THIS MEETING IS OPEN TO ONLY FEDERAL/STATE EMPLOYEES AND THEIR SUPPORT CONTRACTORS.  REGISTRANTS MUST USE A .GOV OR .MIL ADDRESS FOR SIGN-UP.  SUPPORT CONTRACTORS MUST INDICATE THE FEDERAL AGENCY...
NIST Threshold Cryptography Workshop 2019
March 11, 2019 to March 12, 2019
NIST is interested in promoting the security of implementations of cryptographic primitives. This security depends not only on the theoretical properties of the primitives but also on the ability to withstand attacks on...

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