News and Events

February 24, 2020

The NCCoE will present and provide project demonstrations at the 2020 RSA Conference in San Francisco. Click for additional information. This page will be updated as presentations are confirmed.

February 05, 2020

Attention Cybersecurity professionals! Join us on February 5th, 8 a.m. to noon, as some of the region's top cybersecurity experts discuss the latest issues surrounding cloud security for financial institutions including methods, controls, challenges and best practices.

January 28, 2020

The NCCoE’s Jim McCarthy will speak at Distributech International on Distributed Energy Resource (DER) Cybersecurity: Investigating the Challenges of Securing IIoT and the NCCoE’s latest project on DER cybersecurity on Wednesday, January 29, 2020 beginning at 1:30 p.m. Distributech is the utility industry’s leading transmission and distribution conference and exhibition. 

January 27, 2020

NCCoE’s Senior Cybersecurity Engineer Harry Perper will speak at the Protect Our Power’s Best Practices in Utility Cybersecurity Conference 2020 on Monday, January 27, 2020. Harry will be speaking broadly about the NCCoE’s portfolio of energy sector cybersecurity projects, and specifically about best practices in Identity and Access Management for the energy sector.

January 15, 2020

NCCoE’s Alper Kerman and NIST’s Scott Rose will speak on Zero Trust 101: An Evolution in Enterprise Cybersecurity at the Cyber-Physical Systems Virtual Organization’s 2020 Winter Science of Security and Privacy Quarterly Meeting on Thursday, January 16, 2020. In this session, they will address the concepts and tenets of zero trust as outlined in NIST SP 800-207, Zero Trust Architecture, and the advantages and challenges that organizations face when adopting a zero trust architecture.

January 14, 2020

New project to demonstrate approaches to cybersecurity for the industrial internet of things for distributed energy resources

January 14, 2020

Spherical Analytics (S|A), a Context Labs company, announced collaboration with the National Institute of Standards and Technology's (NIST's) National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) in their Securing the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT): Cybersecurity for Distributed Energy Resources Use Case Consortium.

January 14, 2020

Spherical Analytics will collaborate with the NCCoE on the new Securing the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT): Cybersecurity for Distributed Energy Resources project

January 10, 2020

The National Institute of Standards and Technology has selected BlackRidge Technology International to take part in an industrial cybersecurity project on distributed energy resources.

January 10, 2020

The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence has partnered with eight firms to conduct research and development activities and establish cybersecurity best practices for distributed energy resource environments.

January 10, 2020

NCCoE to Address Cybersecurity Challenges of Distributed Energy Resources

January 09, 2020

Project to demonstrate an integrated solution and reference architecture for the energy sector that includes BlackRidge's cyber defense products

January 09, 2020

The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) has invited eight companies to participate as technology collaborators in the Securing the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT): Cybersecurity for Distributed Energy Resources Project (DERS).

January 08, 2020

Anterix, BlackRidge Technology, Cisco, Radiflow, Spherical Analytics, Sumo Logic, TDi Technologies, and Xage Security have joined the National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) as technology collaborators in the Securing the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT): Cybersecurity for Distributed Energy Resources Project.*

December 18, 2019

Bachelor's Degree Center, a free guide to traditional and online bachelor's degree programs in all disciplines, has released four 2020 rankings of the best Cybersecurity bachelor's degree programs in the US.

December 17, 2019

Zero-trust security is a new form cyber-security which works on the principle of zero-assumed trust. The security solutions require each and every insider and outsider to provide authentic verification before entering the secure network. The principle is gaining popularity as it has shown capabilities in stopping security breaches. 

December 16, 2019

AMI, a global leader in powering, managing, and securing the world’s mission-critical connected infrastructure through its BIOS, BMC and security solutions, is pleased to join the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) National Cybersecurity Excellence Partnership (NCEP) at the NIST National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE).