News and Events

October 07, 2020

This workshop was rescheduled from August 24. 

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) will host a virtual workshop on Wednesday, October 7, 2020.  The purpose of the workshop is to discuss the challenges and investigate the practical and implementable approaches to ease the migration from the current set of public key cryptographic algorithms to replacement algorithms that are resistant to quantum computer based attacks.

October 05, 2020

This workshop was rescheduled from September 1. 

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) will host a virtual workshop on the
Automation of the NIST Cryptographic Module Validation Program (CMVP) on Monday, October 5, 2020 from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. The number of cryptographic module validations has outstripped the available human resources for timely validation processing.

September 25, 2020

This workshop was rescheduled from August 13.

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) will host a virtual workshop to discuss compliance, operations, and security challenges with the modern encrypted protocols on Friday, September 25, 2020 from 12:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

September 23, 2020

The NCCoE’s Sallie Edwards will present at this year’s all-virtual GSX+ conference on Wednesday, September 23 at 11:20 AM EDT. Learn what “good cybersecurity” looks like at the NCCoE and catch a glimpse of how this national resource is bringing people and organizations together to share their collective knowledge and experience to operationalize and elevate the state of cybersecurity. 

September 09, 2020

In numerous surveys, close to half of energy and utility company CEOs–and sometimes more–expressed concerns that cyber attacks were imminent. They believe that such an act is not only theoretically possible, but likely.

September 08, 2020

Drop by the NIST virtual booth or join the NCCoE’s Alper Kerman on Wednesday, September 9, 2020 at the Zero Trust in ICAM panel discussion at 1:00pm EDT. On this panel, leaders in government and industry identity speak to how the U.S. government can adopt and implement digital identity best practices in a zero trust environment.

August 31, 2020

There is no doubt that quantum technology will deliver a magnitude of benefits, solving very specific problems that even the fastest supercomputers cannot solve. Consider the impact quantum applications will have on satellite communications, autonomous driving vehicles, and molecular mapping capabilities.

August 21, 2020

Outcome will be an easily adaptable cybersecurity solution for detecting, responding to, and recovering from data breaches

August 21, 2020

Dispel today announced their collaboration in the National Institute of Standards and Technology's (NIST) National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) Data Confidentiality: Detect, Respond to, and Recover from Data Breaches Project.

August 20, 2020

Dispel today announced its collaboration in the National Institute of Standards and Technology's (NIST) National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) Data Confidentiality: Identifying and Protecting Assets and Data Against Data Breaches Project.

August 20, 2020

Outcome will be an easily adaptable cybersecurity solution for identifying and protecting assets and data against data breaches

August 18, 2020

Cybersecurity is an ever-evolving field, and now is an excellent time to look at how it will improve during the second half of this year. 

August 18, 2020

Product will be an easily adaptable cybersecurity solution for protecting information and system integrity in industrial control system environments

August 18, 2020

Manufacturing organizations that rely on industrial control systems (ICS) to monitor and control physical processes that produce goods for public consumption are facing an increasing number of cyberattacks.

August 13, 2020

The National Institute of Standards and Technology provided agencies with a foundation for security as they modernize IT in its finalized zero-trust architecture guidance released Tuesday.

August 11, 2020

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) launched the final version of Special Publication (SP) 800-207 Zero Trust Architecture on August 11.

August 06, 2020

For many agencies, extended telework policies may require reevaluation of cyber risk posture.

July 21, 2020

This special edition post presents an innovative technology solution with policy-based governance to automate the process mitigating the security concerns for containers.

July 16, 2020

NIH, NIST and the Senate all turn to videoconferencing to bring dozens of participants together via the internet.

July 16, 2020

The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) is pleased to announce that the final version of NISTIR 8219 Securing Manufacturing Industrial Control Systems: Behavioral Anomaly Detection report is now available.