News & Updates
NIST Released Draft SP 800-175B
March 11, 2016
NIST requests comments on Special Publication 800-175B,Guideline for Using Cryptographic Standards in the Federal Government: Cryptographic Mechanisms. ...
Open Meeting of ISPAB (March 2016)
February 24, 2016
Pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act, as amended, 5 U.S.C. App., notice is hereby given that the Information Security and Privacy Advisory Board
NIST Special Publication 800-53 Revision 5
February 23, 2016
Recognizing the importance of maintaining the relevance and currency of Special Publication (SP) 800-53, NIST will update Revision 4 to Revision 5 during calendar year 2016 beginning with this pre-draft ...
NIST Announces Release of Draft NISTIR 8103
February 17, 2016
On January 12-13, 2016 the Applied Cybersecurity Division (ACD) in the National Institute of Standards and Technology’s (NIST) Information Technology Laboratory hosted the “Applying Measurement Science in the Identity...
NIST Announces Release of DRAFT NISTIR 8063
February 16, 2016
NIST requests public comments on DRAFT NISTIR 8063, Primitives and Elements of Internet of Things (IoT) Trustworthiness. This report describes research on creating a vocabulary, namely primitives and elements...
SUNSET of RNG
February 9, 2016
the CMVP has removed cryptographic modules implementing RNG from the FIPS 140-2 validation list as of 1/1/16.
NIST Announce the Release of DRAFT NISTIR 8105
February 3, 2016
NIST requests public comments on DRAFT NISTIR 8105, Report on Post-Quantum Cryptography. In recent years, there has been a substantial amount of research on quantum computers – machines that exploit quantum ...
NIST DRAFT NISTIR 8011 now available for public comment.
February 2, 2016
The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is pleased to announce the initial public draft release of NIST Internal Report (NISTIR) 8011, Automation Support for Security Control Assessments, ...
NIST Released NISTIR 7511 Revision 4
January 28, 2016
NIST announces the final release of NISTIR 7511 Revision 4, Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP) Version 1.2 Validation Program Test Requirements. ...
NCCoE Wireless Medical Infusion Pumps Use Case
January 25, 2016
The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) invites organizations to provide products and technical expertise to support and demonstrate security platforms for the Wireless Medical Infusion Pumps use case for...
Influence the Future of Cybersecurity Education
January 21, 2016
Addressing the nation’s rapidly increasing need for cybersecurity employees, the National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education (NICE) is seeking members from the public and private sectors and ...
NIST Interagency Report (NISTIR) 8053
December 16, 2015
note - this document was approved in late October (date shown on the cover of this document) - this is first time this NISTIR has been announced on CSRC website) NIST announces the final release of ...