News and Events

November 09, 2020

The NCCoE’s Chris Brown will speak at FIDO’s Authenticate 2020 Conference.

April 07, 2020

The NCCoE’s Harry Perper will speak at EnergySec East on the NCCoE’s latest project on DER cybersecurity and other freely-available cybersecurity guidance for the energy sector.

Update: This event is no longer taking place.

April 01, 2020

The National Institute of Standards and Technology's National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence is seeking feedback now through May 1, 2020, on a white paper titled, Methodology for Characterizing Network Behavior of Internet of Things DevicesLearn more about this white paper

March 24, 2020

A huddle between agencies may have yielded new cybersecurity guidance for teleworking federal employees.

March 24, 2020

Americans have pivoted quickly to working from home during the COVID-19 crisis. Here are some tips to protect you and your company’s cyber health.

March 24, 2020

Nearly a week into the Trump administration’s directive to maximize telework, agencies have adjusted to a new normal under the coronavirus pandemic.

March 21, 2020

The IETF 107 Hackathon in Vancouver, Canada, scheduled for March 21-22, 2020, has been cancelled. 

March 19, 2020

The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence has proposed the creation of a reference framework that will help address privacy and security gaps in healthcare organizations that employ telehealth systems.

March 18, 2020

The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) has invited 10 technology providers and industry experts to collaborate on the Securing Telehealth Remote Patient Monitoring (RPM) Ecosystem Project.

March 18, 2020

The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) and 10 private sector and academia technology partners are collaborating on the Securing Telehealth Remote Patient Monitoring Ecosystem Project. 

March 17, 2020

The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) has released new draft project description Implementing a Zero Trust Architecture. Publication of this project description begins a process to further identify project requirements, scope, and hardware and software components for use in a laboratory environment.

March 17, 2020

Workers across the country are being sent home and told to telework as the coronavirus outbreak continues to spread. As virtual meetings and other online interactions become a reality for many federal agencies and businesses, so too do the related cybersecurity threats.

March 17, 2020

The US National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) today shared a number of measures that should be taken by remote workers to prevent eavesdropping and protect their privacy during virtual meetings while working from home during the current COVID-19 pandemic.

March 10, 2020

Palo Alto Networks‘ Unit 42 security division said medical equipment is outdated and vulnerable to hacker attacks and health care organizations are displaying poor network security hygiene.

March 06, 2020

The ongoing Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is a new illustration of how remote patient monitoring can change the efficiency and economics of modern healthcare systems. Protected Health Information is at the heart of telehealth concerns.

March 04, 2020

There are many challenges facing defense agencies when it comes to modernizing technologies and establishing an environment for industry and government to effectively communicate is essential to this process.

March 03, 2020

The notion of zero trust networks and architecture intended to support better cybersecurity is often misunderstood. Cyber experts at the National Institute of Standards and Technology have put out a document to help.

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 19, 2020

The National Institute of Standards and Technology and the National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence are teaming on an effort to provide guidance that will help organizations verify that internal components of purchased computing devices are genuine and unaltered

February 13, 2020

The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence plans to test zero-trust security architecture used by federal agencies and financial institutions. The agency earlier released a definition of zero-trust architecture and plans to offer more revealing public insights about the security systems.