In The News

Below are the latest news stories highlighting the NCCoE. The following links to external websites are curated for your convenience. Inclusion of these stories does not imply NCCoE endorsement or responsibility for the content found on these external websites.

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March 03, 2020  |  Federal News Network

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.

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February 19, 2020  |  Homeland Security Today

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

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February 13, 2020  |  Tech Announcer

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.

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February 07, 2020  |  Compliance Week

The National Institute of Standards and Technology is seeking input on a trio of draft guidance published in the past week. Two of the drafts address ransomware attacks, and the third addresses protecting against cyber-attacks in the supply chain.

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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 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  |  ExecutiveGov

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  |  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.