News and Events

April 30, 2020

As federal agencies continue using audio and videoconferencing services, they need to ensure those meetings are running smoothly.

April 30, 2020

The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE), a division of the National Institue of Standards and Technology (NIST), shares recommendations to help MSPs protect their data against ransomeware attacks & associsted data loss.

April 29, 2020

NIST’s National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence published a one-page flyer about data protection designed to help managed service providers withstand ransomware attacks.

April 17, 2020

Greene talked with Fifth Domain by phone on April 10 about some of his goals for the NCCoE as well as a few projects he’s most excited about.

April 07, 2020

As telework surges in the public sector, IT leaders are warning users that disruption of normal work processes has created wide avenues for malicious third parties to access and exploit government systems through web conferencing vulnerabilities.

April 07, 2020

The NCCoE’s Harry Perper will speak at EnergySec East on the NCCoE’s latest project on DER cybersecurity and other freely-available cybersecurity guidance for the energy sector.

Update: This event is no longer taking place.

April 06, 2020

Jeff Greene on Mitigating Work-at-Home Risks During COVID-19 Pandemic

April 06, 2020

On the heels of a recent FBI alert on Zoom bombing, federal agencies are warning staff to be on the lookout for signs that their remote collaboration tools are being attacked or compromised by hackers.

April 01, 2020

The National Institute of Standards and Technology's National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence is seeking feedback now through May 1, 2020, on a white paper titled, Methodology for Characterizing Network Behavior of Internet of Things DevicesLearn more about this white paper

March 27, 2020

The National Institute of Standards and Technology’s (NIST) National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) is seeking vendors and interested collaborators to participate in a supply chain project.

March 27, 2020

With seemingly everyone teleworking, the only way people can meet is through some awkward application or another. Teleconferencing can also mean fresh cybersecurity challenges. To help, the National Institute of Standards and Technology has rushed out some guidelines.

March 24, 2020

A huddle between agencies may have yielded new cybersecurity guidance for teleworking federal employees.

March 24, 2020

Americans have pivoted quickly to working from home during the COVID-19 crisis. Here are some tips to protect you and your company’s cyber health.

March 24, 2020

Nearly a week into the Trump administration’s directive to maximize telework, agencies have adjusted to a new normal under the coronavirus pandemic.

March 21, 2020

The IETF 107 Hackathon in Vancouver, Canada, scheduled for March 21-22, 2020, has been cancelled. 

March 19, 2020

The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence has proposed the creation of a reference framework that will help address privacy and security gaps in healthcare organizations that employ telehealth systems.

March 18, 2020

The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) has invited 10 technology providers and industry experts to collaborate on the Securing Telehealth Remote Patient Monitoring (RPM) Ecosystem Project.

March 18, 2020

The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) and 10 private sector and academia technology partners are collaborating on the Securing Telehealth Remote Patient Monitoring Ecosystem Project. 

March 17, 2020

The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) has released new draft project description Implementing a Zero Trust Architecture. Publication of this project description begins a process to further identify project requirements, scope, and hardware and software components for use in a laboratory environment.