News & Updates
Special Publication (SP) 800-130
August 16, 2013
NIST announces the completion of Special Publication (SP) 800-130, A Framework for Designing Cryptographic Key Management Systems. This publication contains a description of the topics to be considered and the...
NIST announce the release of 3 Special Publications (SP)
July 23, 2013
NIST announce the release of 3 Special Publications (SP) - SP 800-83 Revision 1, Guide to Malware Incident Prevention and Handling for Desktops and Laptops, SP 800-40 Revision 3, Guide to Enterprise Patch Management...
NIST Announces the Release of SP 800-76-2
July 12, 2013
NIST has released Special Publication 800-76-2, Biometric Specifications for Personal Identity Verification. This document supports updated PIV biometric options and requirements of the forthcoming FIPS 201-2...
Draft Publication 800-38G
July 8, 2013
NIST is pleased to announce that Draft NIST Special Publication 800-38G, Recommendation for Block Cipher Modes of Operation: Methods for Format-Preserving Encryption, is available for public comment. Format...
NIST Released Special Publication 800-124 Revision 1
June 24, 2013
NIST announces the final release of Special Publication (SP) 800-124 Revision 1, Guidelines for Managing the Security of Mobile Devices in the Enterprise. The purpose of this publication is to help organizations...
Special Publication 800-82, Revision 1
May 15, 2013
NIST announces the release of Special Publication 800-82, Revision 1, Guide to Industrial Control System (ICS) Security. Special Publication 800-82 provides guidance on how to improve the security in Industrial...
Periodic Errata Updates for SP 800-53 Revision 4
May 9, 2013
NIST will provide periodic errata updates to Special Publication (SP) 800-53, Revision 4, Security and Privacy Controls for Federal Information Systems and Organizations, as needed.
NIST Announces the Final Release of SP 800-53 Revision 4
April 30, 2013
NIST announces the final release of Special Publication (SP) 800-53, Revision 4, Security and Privacy Controls for Federal Information Systems and Organizations. Special Publication 800-53, Revision 4, represents...
Open Meeting of ISPAB (June 2013)
April 30, 2013
The Information Security and Privacy Advisory Board (ISPAB) will meet Wednesday, June 12, 2013 - Friday, June 14, 2013. All sessions will be open to the public.
Public Comments: Draft NISTIR 7924
April 11, 2013
NIST announces the public comment release of Draft Interagency Report (IR) 7924, Reference Certificate Policy. The purpose of this document is to identify a set of security controls and practices to support ...
Incentives To Adopt Improved Cybersecurity Practices
March 28, 2013
The President has directed the Secretary of Commerce to evaluate a set of incentives designed to promote participation in a voluntary program to be established by the Secretary of Homeland Security to…