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.

November 13, 2019

The NCCoE and the Federal CIO Council invite federal employees and contractors to join us for the two-day Technical Exchange Meeting on Zero Trust Architectures. 

October 29, 2019

Microsoft and NIST (U.S. National Institute of Standards and Technology) patch management partnership seeks to boost cybersecurity.

October 28, 2019

New America’s healthcare cybersecurity report makes 17 crucial policy recommendations aimed to reduce the risk the issue poses to patient safety through key technology, culture, and workforce.

October 25, 2019

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is tackling managed service provider (MSPs) cybersecurity by developing a customizable reference model that MSPs can adapt to fit their program needs.

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 24, 2019

Jamie Brown, director of global government affairs at Tenable, wrote in a blog post published Wednesday that public-private partnerships could help improve coordination to ensure the security of the electric grid.

October 24, 2019

Major MSP market shifts will involve acquisitions, chatbot automation, SOC as a Service, risk mitigation, private equity & more.

October 23, 2019

In recent years, the increased availability of IoT and OT devices has enabled the electric grid to operate more efficiently. But, these devices also expand the cyber threat landscape, creating prime targets for cybercriminals.

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 18, 2019

The NIST-backed National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) unveiled this week an initial set of vendor partners for a medical device security project called Securing Picture Archiving and Communication Systems (PACS).

October 15, 2019

The National Institute of Standards and Technology is looking for industry partners to help secure the internet of things for the energy sector.

October 15, 2019

NIST is partnering with Microsoft to improve current industry guidance and standards around best practice patch management, in light of global cyberattacks impacting business operations.

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 14, 2019

The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence and State Department are each planning to implement security practices that deploy a “zero-trust” approach

October 14, 2019

Microsoft and the US government are asking patch management vendors and end-user organizations to share their experiences about how to swiftly patching security flaws and explain learnings from past failures.   

October 14, 2019

Microsoft has teamed up with the US National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) to develop a new guide designed to make enterprise patch management easier.