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

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

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.

July 25, 2019

The NIST National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence drafted a framework for corporate-owned, personally enabled mobile devices aimed to address the risk the devices pose to organizations.

July 25, 2019

NIST’s National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) is seeking industry comments on its newly released draft guidance for corporate-owned personally enabled (COPE) mobile devices.

July 20, 2019

Members of the Mitigating IoT-Based DDoS project team will participate in the IETF Hackathon in Montreal, Canada on July 20-21, 2019 where they will share practical implementations of the MUD technology and collaborate with the IETF participants on a number of planned activities leveraging the base MUD components as described in RFC 8520, Manufacturer Usage Description Specification.

July 16, 2019

Traditional brick-and-mortar organizations with on-premise servers are striving every day to keep pace with cloud-driven digital enterprises that are untethered by physical restraints, enabling employees to work from anywhere, accessing applications, services and mobile devices as regular parts of their flexible workdays. 

July 10, 2019

A delegation from Taiwan has arrived in the US in preparation for taking part in the 2019 Global City Teams Challenge (GCTC) expo, marking the start of its seven-day visit.

June 26, 2019

NCCoE Senior Engineer Harry Perper will speak on a panel as part of Utility Cyber Security Forum's Converging Identity and Access Management Across IT, OT and PACS: A Reference Design session at 11:00 am.

June 25, 2019

The National Institute of Standards and Technology is seeking public comment on two proposed research projects for protecting data confidentiality, which can often indicate a system breach.

June 25, 2019

NCCoE Engineer Gema Howell will present a session at this year's Identiverse conference entitled "Mobile Enterprises: Strategically Addressing Threats While Managing Risk."

June 18, 2019

The NIST National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) is seeking industry feedback on their new project description discussing successful continuous monitoring capabilities able to automatically and efficiently detect when a malicious actor gains access to an organization’s IT infrastructure.

June 18, 2019

NIST's National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) on Monday released a draft proposal for a project to help businesses improve their continuous monitoring programs, and it’s asking for feedback

June 13, 2019

The purpose of this workshop is to identify perceived issues and challenges in secure IPv6 deployment in enterprises as planning input to a planned NCCoE demonstration project in this area. NIST will present its preliminary plans for this project and we solicit presentations from industry and other parties on their views of the challenges in secure IPv6 deployment in the enterprise, and/or enabling technologies and best practices to address perceived challenges.