NIST rides identity, privacy momentum with two new projects

The National Institute of Standards and Technology is collaborating on two new projects that aim to foster the development of privacy-enhancing technologies. This work is part of the government's continued implementation of the National Strategy for Trusted Identities in Cyberspace, or NSTIC, a visionary plan rolled out by the White House in April 2011.

The NSTIC National Program Office and the National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence, or NCCoE, have launched a new effort to examine how commercially available privacy-enhancing technologies can be integrated into identity broker solutions, according to an Oct. 22 press release from NIST.

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