News & Updates
NIST Released Draft NISTIR 8138, VDO
September 30, 2016
DRAFT NISTIR 8138, Vulnerability Description Ontology (VDO): a Framework for Characterizing Vulnerabilities; aims to describe a more effective and efficient methodology for characterizing vulnerabilities found in ...
NIST Releases Baldrige Cybersecurity Excellence Builder
September 15, 2016
NIST has released a draft of the Baldridge Cybersecurity Excellence Builder, a self-assessment tool to help organizations better understand the effectiveness of their cybersecurity risk management efforts.
NIST Released Draft NISTIR 8144
September 12, 2016
NIST released DRAFT NISTIR 8144, Assessing Threats to Mobile Devices & Infrastrucutre: the Mobile Threat Catalogue. The Mobile Threat Catalogue outlines a catalogue of threats to mobile devices and associated...
DRAFT - Cybersecurity Framework Manufacturing Profile
September 7, 2016
A draft manufacturing implementation of the Cybersecurity Framework ("Profile") has been developed to establish a roadmap for reducing cybersecurity risk for manufacturers that is aligned with manufacturing sector goals...
NIST Released Draft NISTIR 8114
August 11, 2016
Draft NIST Interagency Report (NISTIR) 8114, Report on Lightweight Cryptography is now available for public comment. NIST-approved cryptographic standards were designed to perform well using general-purpose...
NIST Released Special Publication 800-182
August 11, 2016
NIST is proud to announce the release of Special Publication 800-182, 2015 Computer Security Division Annual Report. This annual report provides major highlights and accomplishments that the NIST Computer...
Release of Special Publication 800-183, Network of Things
July 28, 2016
NIST announces the release of Special Publication (SP) 800-183, Networks of ‘Things’. SP 800-183 offers an underlying and foundational understanding of the Internet of Things (IoT) based on the realization that...
NIST Released DRAFT SP 800-126 & DRAFT SP 800-126A
July 18, 2016
NIST invites comments on two draft publications on the Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP). The first is Special Publication 800-126 Revision 3, The Technical Specification for the Security Content...
NIST Released Draft Special Publication 800-179
June 23, 2016
NIST invites comments on Draft Special Publication 800-179, Guide to Securing Apple OS X 10.10 Systems for IT Professionals: A NIST Security Configuration Checklist. This publication assists IT professionals in...