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February 05, 2020  |  Meri Talk

Donna Dodson, Chief Cybersecurity Advisor for the IT Laboratory at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), reflected today on the success of the agency’s cybersecurity framework and its contributions to cyber interoperability.

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February 05, 2020  |  Executive Gov

The National Institute of Standards and Technology has launched two data confidentiality projects and is calling on industry to “provide products and technical expertise to support and demonstrate security platforms

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February 05, 2020  |  Federal News Network

The National Institute of Standards and Technology is seeking input from vendors on the tools and techniques needed to improve data confidentiality.

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February 05, 2020  |  Meri Talk

Jeff Greene, former vice president of global government affairs and policy at Symantec, began a new role as director of the National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) on Feb. 3.

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February 05, 2020  |  Fifth Domain

The cybersecurity leaders at the National Institute of Standards and Technology want industry help on two new projects related to data confidentiality.

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February 04, 2020  |  CyberWire

The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) has released two draft National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Cybersecurity Special Publications, 1800-25 and 1800-26, for public comment

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February 04, 2020  |  Becker's Hospital Review

Because ransomware attacks can be destructive to hospitals and health systems, executives must take precautions to protect their information.

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February 04, 2020  |  Meri Talk

The National Institute of Standards and Technology filed a Federal Register Notice Tuesday seeking vendors and tech experts to assist with two cybersecurity projects the agency is preparing through its National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE).

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February 03, 2020  |  BankInfoSecurity

The National Institute of Standards and Technology has unveiled a pair of draft practice guidelines that offer updated advice and best practices on how to protect the confidentiality, integrity and availability of data in light of increasing threats from ransomware and other large-scale cyber events.

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January 30, 2020  |  Health IT Security

A pair of draft guides from NIST National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence shed light on ways organizations can better detect, respond, and mitigate ransomware and data integrity attacks.