News & Updates
Draft NISTIR 8062, Privacy Risk Management
May 29, 2015
NIST requests comments on the draft report NISTIR 8062, Privacy Risk Management for Federal Information Systems, which describes a privacy risk management framework for federal information systems.
Open Meeting of ISPAB (June 2015)
May 22, 2015
The Information Security and Privacy Advisory Board (ISPAB) will meet Wednesday, June 10, 2015 - Friday, June 12, 2015. All sessions will be open to the public.
NIST Releases Draft NISTIR 8058, SCAP Version 1.2
May 1, 2015
NIST announces the public comment release of Draft NIST Internal Report (NISTIR 8058), Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP) Version 1.2 Content Style Guide: Best Practices for Creating and Maintaining SCAP...
NIST Announces the release of NISTIR 8041
April 15, 2015
NIST IR 8041, Proceedings of the Cybersecurity for Direct Digital Manufacturing (DDM) Symposium is now available. Direct Digital Manufacturing involves fabricating physical objects from a data file using
NIST Announces the release of NIST SP 800-161
April 9, 2015
Federal agencies are concerned about the risks associated with information and communications technology (ICT) products and services that may contain potentially malicious functionality, are counterfeit, or are vulnerable...
NIST Requests Comments on SP 800-63-2
April 9, 2015
NIST requests comments on SP 800-63-2, Electronic Authentication Guideline. This document describes the technical requirements necessary to meet the four Levels of Assurance that are specified in the OMB ...
NIST Released Draft NISTIR 8053
April 7, 2015
NIST requests comments on an initial public draft report on NISTIR 8053, De-identification of Personally Identifiable Information. This document describes terminology, process and procedures for the removal ...
DRAFT Special Publication 800-171
April 2, 2015
NIST announces the release of Special Publication 800-171, Protecting Controlled Unclassified Information in Non-federal Information Systems and Organizations (Final Public Draft). (NOTE: This draft has been...
NIST Interagency Report (NISTIR) 8014
March 31, 2015
In cooperation with the Public Safety Communications Research (PSCR) Program, NIST announces the release of NIST Interagency Report (NISTIR) 8014, Considerations for Identity Management in Public Safety Mobile...
2nd Public Draft release of Draft NISTIR 7966
March 4, 2015
NIST announces the second public comment release of Draft NIST Interagency Report (IR) 7966, Security of Interactive and Automated Access Management Using Secure Shell (SSH). (NOTE: This Draft has been approved...
NIST Announces the release of NISTIR 7823
March 4, 2015
NIST announces the release of the NIST Interagency Report (NISTIR) 7823, Advanced Metering Infrastructure Smart Meter Upgradeability Test Framework. As electric utilities turn to Advanced Metering Infrastructures...
NIST Announces the release of NISTIR 8023
February 23, 2015
NIST Internal Report (NISTIR) 8023, Risk Management for Replication Devicesis now available. A replication device (RD) is any device that reproduces (e.g., copies, prints, scans) documents, images, or objects from an...
NCCoE Situational Awareness Use Case for the Energy Sector
February 2, 2015
The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) invites organizations to provide products and technical expertise to support and demonstrate security platforms for situational awareness for the energy sector.
Errata Update for Special Publication 800-53, Revision 4
January 29, 2015
NIST announces the release of an Errata Update for Special Publication 800-53, Revision 4, Security and Privacy Controls for Federal Information Systems and Organizations. This update contains new mapping tables...
Public Comment: Second Public Draft NISTIR 7977
January 23, 2015
NIST requests comments on a Second Public Draft of NIST Interagency Report (NISTIR) 7977, Cryptographic Standards and Guidelines Development Process. This revised document describes the principles, processes and...
NISTIR 8018, has been finalized and is now available
January 23, 2015
NIST announces the release of NIST Interagency Report (NISTIR) 8018, Public Safety Mobile Application Security Requirements Workshop Summary. The purpose of this publication is to capture the findings of a half...
Proposed Withdrawal of Six FIPS Standards
January 16, 2015
The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) proposes to withdraw six Federal Information Processing Standards from the FIPS series. The standards proposed for withdrawal are: FIPS 181, FIPS 185, FIPS 188...
Open Meeting of ISPAB (February 2015)
January 2, 2015
The Information Security and Privacy Advisory Board (ISPAB) will meet Wednesday, February 11, 2015 - Friday, February 13, 2015. All sessions will be open to the public.
DRAFT Special Publication (SP) 800-152
December 19, 2014
NIST requests comments on DRAFT Special Publication (SP) 800-152, A Profile for U.S. Federal Cryptographic Key Management Systems. This Profile is based on NIST Special Publication (SP) 800-130, A Framework for...