News and Events

December 03, 2019

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) invites you to attend a Cybersecurity Online Informative Reference (OLIR) workshop which will be held on December 3rd, 2019, at the National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence. NIST invites industry subject matter experts and early adopters to share their views of the OLIR program, discuss potential opportunities and challenges affecting authoritative cybersecurity data-mapping, and offer industry-recommended practices for correlating cybersecurity-related data.

October 24, 2019

The purpose of this workshop is to discuss the challenges and opportunities with data classification in the context of data management and information protection to support various business use cases. 

October 22, 2019

In collaboration with CyberScoop, join us on October 22 at 11 a.m. at the National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE), a part of the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), for discussions with leading industry experts, informative presentations and panels, campfire sessions, and networking opportunities. As part of CyberScoop's DC CyberWeek activities (in recognition of National Cybersecurity Awareness Month), participants will learn about NIST’s cybersecurity portfolio, see live demos, hear from our partners, and enjoy lunch alongside subject matter experts from NIST.

October 21, 2019

The NCCoE’s Jim McCarthy will speak at SecurityWeek’s ICS Cyber Security Conference on Distributed Energy Resource (DER) Cybersecurity: Investigating the Challenges of Securing IIoT on Tuesday, October 22, 2019.

October 15, 2019

Join the NCCoE staff in a panel discussion entitled, "Data Confidentiality: Protecting Assets and Recovering from Data Breaches" at the Privacy and Security Forum on October 15 in Washington, DC. 

October 11, 2019

The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence plans to recreate some of the security architectures used by federal agencies and financial institutions and test if they make good zero-trust use cases.

October 11, 2019

To make it easier for organizations to plan, implement, and improve a patch management strategy, Microsoft is partnering with the U.S. National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE). 

October 11, 2019

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is seeking technology vendors to help develop solutions to secure the "Industrial Internet of Things," potentially including sensors, network monitoring, system monitoring, and data acquisition devices related to grid analysis

October 10, 2019

The purpose of this NIST 5G cybersecurity workshop is to explore the practical and implementable cybersecurity capabilities delivered by 5G systems, identify existing industry recommended practices for securing the supporting infrastructure and technologies, and understand potential opportunities and challenge areas affecting this evolution to 5G. 

Note: This is not a virtual event. You must join us in person at the NCCoE to attend this event.

October 09, 2019

Officials want to help power companies bolster their digital defenses as renewable energy resources like solar panels and wind turbines introduce more vulnerabilities to the grid.

October 09, 2019

National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence unveils "Improving Cybersecurity of Managed Service Provicers" NIST project to help MSPs enhance their security.

October 09, 2019

NIST’s National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence is seeking comment on a draft guide on improving cybersecurity for Managed Service Providers that frequently handle cyber and other IT issues for smaller enterprises.

October 08, 2019

The National Institute of Standards and Technology’s National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) issued a Federal Register notice today inviting cybersecurity vendors and other interested collaborators to participate in the latest NCCoE Energy Sector project, Securing the Industrial Internet of Things: Cybersecurity for Distributed Energy Resources.

October 08, 2019

The National Institute of Standards and Technology is looking for sources of technology platforms and technical services that can help NIST develop guidance for securing internet-of-things devices used across the energy sector.

October 08, 2019

The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCOE) is well aware of growing radiology security concerns and recently released draft guidelines to help safeguard picture archiving and communication systems. It’s essential the imaging business quickly take action, the group argued, to protect patient records and reduce the likelihood of a breach.

October 07, 2019

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is looking to test security platforms and architectures to secure Internet of Things (IoT) devices from cyberattacks in the energy sector, according to an upcoming Federal Register notice.

October 07, 2019

The National Institute for Standards and Technology is looking to enter into cooperative research agreements for products and technical expertise that can secure energy-related internet-of-things devices.

October 04, 2019

National Cyber ​​Security Center of Excellence (NCCoE) of the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has published the draft of NIST Special Publication (SP) 1800-1824, Securing Picture Archiving and Communication System (PACS): Cybersecurity for the Health Sector, with the aim of public comment. 

September 30, 2019

The National Institutes of Standards and Technology has issued draft cybersecurity guidance for securing Picture Archiving and Communication Systems.