News and Events

May 30, 2020

The week’s top headlines in biometrics and digital ID are largely split between two different market dynamics. Work towards extending responsible and effective ID systems in the developing world continues with a major new ID2020 member and companies based in Africa increasing market competition.

May 29, 2020

Agencies need to consider both keeping sensitive data safe and protecting users’ privacy as they engage in virtual meetings.

May 28, 2020

The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence ('NCCoE') at the National Institute of Standards and Technology ('NIST') published, on 26 May 2020, its final cybersecurity practice guide ('the Guide') that aims to enhance the energy sector's asset management capabilities for operational technology. In particular, the Guide is an updated version of the draft that was released last year and addresses a number of characteristics of asset management including asset discovery, asset identification, asset visibility, asset disposition, and alerting capabilities.

May 21, 2020

The National Institute of Standards and Technology is taking a forward looking approach for how to secure 5G.

May 20, 2020

We are pleased to announce that the final version of the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Special Publication (SP) 1800-23: Energy Sector Asset Management is now available.

May 20, 2020

The National Institutes of Standards and Technology’s (NIST) National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) is asking industry to demonstrate products and technical expertise to support its project entitled, 5G Cybersecurity: Preparing a Secure Evolution.

May 20, 2020

The National Institute of Standards and Technology’s (NIST) National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) is asking industry to demonstrate products and technical expertise to support its project entitled, 5G Cybersecurity: Preparing a Secure Evolution.

May 19, 2020

The final version of National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Special Publication 800-207 on zero trust could be released as soon as this month, with an opportunity for industry collaboration coming this fall, a NIST official confirmed today.

May 19, 2020

The final version of National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Special Publication 800-207 on zero trust could be released as soon as this month, with an opportunity for industry collaboration coming this fall, a NIST official confirmed today.

May 19, 2020

The NCCoE’s Alper Kerman will participate in Federal Computer Week’s virtual half-day Zero Trust Workshop where he will provide updates on the NCCoE’s latest project, Implementing a Zero Trust Architecture.

May 11, 2020

Long-time cybersecurity expert Donna Dodson is retiring after 33 years of federal service

May 11, 2020

Long-time cybersecurity expert Donna Dodson is retiring after 33 years of federal service

May 08, 2020

Chief cybersecurity advisor for the National Institute of Standards and Technology’s (NIST) IT Laboratory Donna Dodson is retiring May 8.

May 08, 2020

Chief cybersecurity advisor for the National Institute of Standards and Technology’s (NIST) IT Laboratory Donna Dodson is retiring May 8.

May 08, 2020

Cybersecurity attacks directed at manufacturing infrastructure can be detrimental to both human life and property, BAD mechanisms support a multifaceted approach to detecting cybersecurity attacks against ICS devices on which manufacturing processes depend, in order to permit the mitigation of attacks

May 07, 2020

Donna Dodson’s last day as chief cybersecurity adviser for the National Institute of Standards and Technology’s Information Technology Laboratory will be Friday, the agency announced.

May 07, 2020

Donna Dodson’s last day as chief cybersecurity adviser for the National Institute of Standards and Technology’s Information Technology Laboratory will be Friday, the agency announced.

Dodson also will be leaving behind her job as director of the National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence at NIST, a title she has held since 2012. She joined the agency in 1987 and held a range of technology leadership positions.

May 06, 2020

The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) introduced a project to help organizations to detect and respond effectively to data integrity attacks across multiple industries. This project includes a wide range of design rules and technologies to develop a best fit solution that can help the market fight this emergent threat.