News & Updates
NIST Releases SP 800-87 Rev 2
April 19, 2018
NIST has updated the federal agency organizational codes specified in Special Publication (SP) 800-87, Codes for the Identification of Federal and Federally-Assisted Organizations. The changes included in this update...
NIST NCCoE Releases Draft SP 1800-12
October 2, 2017
NIST's National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) Releases Draft SP 1800-12, Derived Personal Identity Verification (PIV) Credentials
NIST Releases Draft SP 800-177 Rev. 1
September 15, 2017
NIST Releases the Draft Special Publication 800-177 Revision 1, Trustworthy Email for public comment. This updated Special Publication has a new....
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 ...
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...
Public Comments: Draft NISTIR 7966
August 21, 2014
NIST announces the public comment release of Draft NIST Interagency Report (IR) 7966, Security of Automated Access Management Using Secure Shell (SSH). (NOTE: This draft & the 2nd draft has been approved as...
NIST Released DRAFT NISTIR 8014
July 15, 2014
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 Networks...
Public Comments: Draft NISTIR 7924
April 11, 2013
NIST announces the public comment release of Draft Interagency Report (IR) 7924, Reference Certificate Policy. The purpose of this document is to identify a set of security controls and practices to support ...
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 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 Draft NIST Interagency Report (IR) 7817
January 18, 2012
NIST announces the public comment release of Draft NIST Interagency Report (NISTIR) 7817, A Credential Reliability and Revocation Model for Federated Identities. NISTIR 7817 investigates credential and attributes...