News & Updates
NCCoE Attribute Based Access Control Building Block
August 14, 2015
The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) invites organizations to provide products and technical expertise to support and demonstrate security platforms for the Attribute Based Access Control Building...
NIST Announces the Release of Draft NISTIR 8074
August 10, 2015
NIST seeks public comments on Draft NIST Interagency Report (NISTIR) 8074, which comprises two volumes, "Report on Strategic U.S. Government Engagement in International Standardization to Achieve U.S. Objectives for...
Second Draft NISTIR 7904 is available for public comment
July 15, 2015
NIST announces the second public comment release of Interagency Report (IR) 7904, Trusted Geolocation in the Cloud: Proof of Concept Implementation. This report describes a proof of concept implementation that...
Draft Special Publication 800-131A Revision 1
July 10, 2015
NIST requests comments on Draft Special Publication (SP) 800-131A Revision 1, Transitions: Recommendation for Transitioning the Use of Cryptographic Algorithms and Key Lengths, which was originally published in...
NIST Interagency Report 7863 has been approved as final
June 18, 2015
NIST is pleased to announce the release of NIST Interagency Report 7863, Cardholder Authentication for the PIV Digital Signature Key. The document provides clarification for the requirement in FIPS 201-2 that a...
NIST Cloud Computing Forum & Workshop
June 12, 2015
The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) 8th NIST Cloud Computing Forum and Workshop will be held in Gaithersburg, Maryland on Tuesday, July 7, Wednesday, July 8, Thursday, July 9, and Friday July 10, 2015...
NIST Announces the release of SP 800-82, Revision 2
June 10, 2015
NIST announces the release of Special Publication 800-82, Revision 2, Guide to Industrial Control System (ICS) Security. Special Publication 800-82 provides guidance on how to improve the security in Industrial...
NIST Released Draft Special Publication 800-85A-4
June 8, 2015
NIST announces that Draft Special Publication (SP) 800-85A-4, PIV Card Application and Middleware Interface Test Guidelines (SP 800-73-4 Compliance), is now available for public comment.
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...