News and Events

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 23, 2019.

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. The findings from this workshop will inform the development of potential NCCoE demonstration projects to leverage 5G cybersecurity capabilities and supporting technologies to protect the cellular communication network in addition to secure the core 5G underlying infrastructure and services.

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

September 26, 2019

NCCoE's Senior Cybersecurity Engineer Harry Perper will be a featured presenter at this year's BITbyBIT User Conference. 

September 26, 2019

The NCCoE is hosting an Industry Day event on Thursday, September 26, from 8:30: a.m. – 12:00 p.m. This event is free and open to the public, however, all participants must register in advance to attend.

September 23, 2019

Connect with the NCCoE at FedID on September 23-26, 2019 in Tampa, Florida.

September 12, 2019

NCCoE Senior Cybersecurity Engineer Harry Perper will be speaking at this year's BigBIG Conference. The BigBIG is the industry leading, one-of-a-kind annual gathering of Taylor Business Group’s members to share best practices, learn from each other, interact with industry sponsors, and collaborate and network.

September 10, 2019

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) requests your presence at a workshop on Supply Chain Assurance. The purpose of this workshop is to identify perceived issues and challenges in supply chain assurance as input to an NCCoE demonstration project in this area. The workshop will be held on September 10, 2019 at the National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE), 9700 Great Seneca Highway, Rockville, Maryland.

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

August 29, 2019

To address the cybersecurity risks posed by remote patient monitoring and other telehealth tools, NIST is asking tech vendors to provide comment and help create a reference architecture.

August 29, 2019

The National Institute of Standards and Technology wants to hear from industry and other experts about how best to secure the IT supply chain.

August 29, 2019

The National Institute of Standards and Technology is looking for products and technical insight to support the National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence’s efforts to mitigate vulnerabilities in telehealth remote patient monitoring.

August 28, 2019

The National Institute of Standards and Technology wants to hear from vendors who can deliver technical expertise and products that can help secure health organizations’ telehealth capabilities. 

August 27, 2019

The NCCoE is pleased to announce that the final version of the NIST Special Publication 1800-12, Derived Personal Identity Verification (PIV) Credentials, is now available.

August 19, 2019

NCCoE Senior Engineer, Harry Perper will be a featured speaker during the EnergySec Security & Compliance Summit, being held in Anaheim, California.

August 08, 2019

Multi-factor authentication (MFA) guide from NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) arrives to help online retailers safeguard e-commerce.

August 08, 2019

A new Cybersecurity Practice Guide demonstrates how online retailers can implement open, standards-based technologies to enable Universal Second Factor (U2F) authentication by consumers at the time of purchase when risk thresholds are exceeded

August 04, 2019

NCCoE Cybersecurity Engineer Don Faatz will speak on a panel as part of the IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting’s Cyber-Physical Situational Awareness for the Power Grid session at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, August 7, 2019. Don will share practical cybersecurity guidance from NIST SP 1800-7 “Situational Awareness for Electric Utilities” along with other NCCoE energy sector project work.

July 31, 2019

Fraudulent purchases are the bane of e-commerce companies, but a new guide might be just what businesses need to cut down on it.

July 29, 2019

NCCoE unveils a new NIST Publication to help strengthen company security for mobile devices

July 29, 2019

Derived PIV is a Personal Identity Verification (PIV) credential that is placed on a mobile device and soon to be extended to other technologies, including USB keys.