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NIST to Withdraw Eleven Outdated SP 800 Publications
July 17, 2018
NIST’s Computer Security Division intends to withdraw eleven (11) SP 800 publications on August 1, 2018. They are out of date and will not be revised or superseded.
NIST Releases Special Publication 1800-2
July 16, 2018
The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) has released the final NIST Cybersecurity Practice Guide 1800-2, Identity and Access Management for Electric Utilities, and invites you to download the guide.
NIST Releases Draft SP 800-56B Rev 2 for Public Comment
July 10, 2018
Draft SP 800-56B Revision 2 specifies key-agreement and key-transport schemes that are based on the RSA algorithm. The public comment period for this draft is open until October 5, 2018.
NIST Releases Draft SP 800-71 for Public Comment
July 2, 2018
Draft NIST Special Publication (SP) 800-71, Recommendations for Key Establishment Using Symmetric Block Ciphers, addresses key establishment techniques that .....
NIST Publishes SP 800-116 Revision 1
June 29, 2018
NIST has published Special Publication (SP) 800-116 Revision 1, Guidelines for the Use of PIV Credentials in Facility Access.

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Upcoming Events

Federal Computer Security Managers’ Forum Meeting - September 10, 2018
September 10, 2018 to September 10, 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...
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...
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...

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