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

ISCMA Draft NISTIR 8212 Available for Comment October 1, 2020
Draft NISTIR 8212, "ISCMA: An Information Security Continuous Monitoring Program Assessment," is available for public comment through November 13, 2020.
Draft NISTIR 8301 on Blockchain Networks September 29, 2020
Draft NISTIR 8301, "Blockchain Networks: Token Design and Management Overview," is now available for comment through October 30, 2020.
Draft NISTIR 8235 Available for Comment September 28, 2020
Draft NISTIR 8235, "Security Guidance for First Responder Mobile and Wearable Devices," is now available for public comment through November 30, 2020.
Performance Measurement Guide for Info Security September 24, 2020
NIST has posted a call for comments on "Performance Measurement Guide for Information Security" (SP 800-55 Rev. 1), with a comment period open through Nov. 19, 2020. A new "Measurements for Information Security" project is...
SP 800-53 Revision 5 Published September 23, 2020
NIST Special Publication (SP) 800-53 Revision 5, "Security and Privacy Controls for Information Systems and Organizations," represents a multi-year effort to develop the next generation of controls needed to strengthen and...

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Upcoming Events

RESCHEDULED: An Invitational Virtual Workshop on the Automation of the NIST Cryptographic Module Validation Program (CMVP) October 5, 2020
(Updated: Friday, September 18, 2020): This workshop was rescheduled from September 1 to Monday, October 5.   Workshop Objectives The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) will host a virtual workshop on...
RESCHEDULED: Virtual Workshop on Considerations in Migrating to Post-Quantum Cryptographic Algorithms October 7, 2020
(Updated: Friday, September 18, 2020): This workshop was rescheduled from August 24 to Wednesday, October 7.    Workshop Objectives The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) will host a virtual workshop on...
Information Security and Privacy Advisory Board (ISPAB) October 2020 Meeting October 14, 2020 - October 15, 2020
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 2020 October 19, 2020 - October 21, 2020
NIST plans to host the Fourth Lightweight Cryptography Workshop (virtual) on October 19-21, 2020, to discuss various aspects of the second-round candidates and to obtain valuable feedback for the upcoming selection of the...
Federal Computer Security Managers' (FCSM) Forum - 1/2 Day Meeting - October 2020 October 28, 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.  SUPPORT CONTRACTORS MUST...

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