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CSD releases paper on The Role of the NIST in Mobile Security
August 23, 2012
Earlier this year the President signed a Memorandum issuing the Digital Government Strategy, which was designed to build a 21st Century digital government that delivers better services to the American people. The strategy...
NIST announces the draft release of SP 800-56A
August 20, 2012
NIST announces the release of draft revision of Special Publication 800-56A, Recommendation for Pair-Wise Key Establishment Schemes Using Discrete Logarithm Cryptography. 
NIST announces the draft release of SP 800-152
August 8, 2012
NIST is developing a draft Special Publication 800-152 that will be entitled "A Profile for U. S. Federal Cryptographic Key Management Systems (CKMS)". This Profile will be based on the Special Publication 800...
NIST announces the final release of SP 800-61 Revision 2
August 8, 2012
Special Publication 800-61 Revision 2 seeks to assist organizations in mitigating the risks from computer security incidents by providing practical guidelines on responding to incidents effectively and efficiently. It...
NIST is pleased to announce the availability of test PIV Cards.
July 26, 2012
In order to facilitate the development of applications and middleware that support the Personal Identity Verification (PIV) Card, the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has developed a set of test PIV...
NIST CSD Announces the Release of 2 Draft Special Publications
July 25, 2012
NIST CSD is Proud to Announce the Release of 2 Draft Special Publications: Draft Special Publication 800-83 (SP) Revision 1, Guide to Malware Incident Prevention and Handling for Desktops and Laptops AND Draft Special...
Revision 3 of Special Publication (SP) 800-57, Part 1
July 10, 2012
NIST announces the completion of Revision 3 of Special Publication (SP) 800-57, Part 1, Recommendation for Key Management, Part 1: General. This publication contains basic key management guidance, ...
DRAFT NISTIR 7823, Advanced Metering Infrastructure
July 10, 2012
NIST announces the public comment release of Draft NIST Interagency Report (NISTIR) 7823, Advanced Metering Infrastructure Smart Meter Upgradeability Test Framework. Draft NISTIR 7823 proposes an example test...
Draft Special Publication (SP) 800-124 Revision 1
July 10, 2012
NIST announces the public comment release of Draft Special Publication (SP) 800-124 Revision 1, Guidelines for Managing and Securing Mobile Devices in the Enterprise. The purpose of this publication is to help...
Draft NISTIR 7823; Request for Comments
July 10, 2012
The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) seeks comments on Draft NISTIR 7823, Advanced Metering Infrastructure Smart Meter Upgradeability…
Announcing Revised Draft FIPS 201-2, Request for Comments
July 9, 2012
The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) announces the Revised Draft Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) Publication 201-2, “Personal Identity Verification of Federal Employees and Contractors,”...
NISTIR 7864, The Common Misuse Scoring System (CMSS)
July 9, 2012
NIST Interagency Report (IR) 7864, The Common Misuse Scoring System (CMSS): Metrics for Software Feature Misuse Vulnerabilities, has been released as final. This report proposes a specification for CMSS, a set of...
NIST Announces the Revised Draft FIPS 201-2
July 9, 2012
The NIST Computer Security Division is pleased to release the Revised Draft Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) 201-2, Personal Identity Verification of Federal Employees and Contractors. The Revised...
NIST Released Special Publication 800-121 Revision 1
June 12, 2012
NIST announces the final release of Special Publication (SP) 800-121 Revision 1, Guide to Bluetooth Security. It describes the security capabilities of technologies based on Bluetooth, which is an open standard...
National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) Workshop
June 6, 2012
NIST is hosting the National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) Workshop on June 26, 2012 to introduce the Center to the public. The Center plans to bring together industry, government and business communities...
NIST CSD 800-146, Cloud Computing Synopsis and Recommendations
May 29, 2012
The final version of NIST Special Publication 800-146, Cloud Computing Synopsis and Recommendations is NIST's general guide to cloud computing. It explains cloud systems in plain language and provides...
DRAFT NISTIR 7848, Specification for the Asset Summary reporting
May 8, 2012
NIST announces the public comment release of Draft NIST Interagency Report (NISTIR) 7848, Specification for the Asset Summary Reporting Format 1.0. NISTIR 7848 defines the Asset Summary Reporting (ASR) format...
Open Meeting of ISPAB (May 2012)
May 1, 2012
The Information Security and Privacy Advisory Board (ISPAB) will meet Wednesday, May 30, 2012 - Friday, June 1, 2012. All sessions will be open to the public.
Announcing DRAFT Revisions to FIPS 186-3; Request for Comments
April 10, 2012
The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) requests comments on revisions to Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) 186-3,…
Proposed Change to FIPS 186-3 the Digital Signature Standard
April 10, 2012
NIST requests comments on proposed changes to Federal Information Processing Standard 186-3, the Digital Signature Standard. The Federal Register Notice requests that electronic comments be sent by May 25, 2012 ...
SECOND Public DRAFT of NIST Interagency Report 7622
March 23, 2012
NIST announces the second public draft of NIST Interagency Report (NISTIR) 7622, Notional Supply Chain Risk Management Practices for Federal Information Systems. This publication is intended to provide a wide...
Markups of Appendix D, F, and G for Draft SP 800-53 Revision 4
March 8, 2012
NIST announces the markup version of NIST Special Publication 800-53, Revision 4 (Initial Public Draft), Security and Privacy Controls for Federal Information Systems and Organizations. 
Approval of FIPS 180-4; a Revision of FIPS 180-3
March 6, 2012
This notice announces the Secretary of Commerce's approval of Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) 180-4, Secure Hash Standard (SHS).
DRAFT SP 800-53 Revision 4 - Initial Public Draft
February 28, 2012
NIST announces the Initial Public Draft of Special Publication (SP) 800-53, Revision 4, Security and Privacy Controls for Federal Information Systems and Organizations. Special Publication 800-53, Revision 4...
SP 800-153, Guidelines for Securing WLANs
February 21, 2012
NIST announces the final release of Special Publication (SP) 800-153, Guidelines for Securing Wireless Local Area Networks (WLANs). The purpose of this publication is to provide organizations with recommendations...

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