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May 28, 2020  |  Data Guidance

The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence ('NCCoE') at the National Institute of Standards and Technology ('NIST') published, on 26 May 2020, its final cybersecurity practice guide ('the Guide') that aims to enhance the energy sector's asset management capabilities for operational technology. In particular, the Guide is an updated version of the draft that was released last year and addresses a number of characteristics of asset management including asset discovery, asset identification, asset visibility, asset disposition, and alerting capabilities.

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May 21, 2020  |  CIO Dive

Security mistakes existed before the coronavirus — the pandemic just amplified them.

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May 21, 2020  |  Federal News Network

The National Institute of Standards and Technology is taking a forward looking approach for how to secure 5G.

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May 21, 2020  |  Federal News Network

The National Institute of Standards and Technology is taking a forward looking approach for how to secure 5G.

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May 20, 2020  |  Meri Talk

The National Institute of Standards and Technology’s (NIST) National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) is asking industry to demonstrate products and technical expertise to support its project entitled, 5G Cybersecurity: Preparing a Secure Evolution.

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May 20, 2020  |  Government CIO

Federal IT leads say the strategy lets agencies ‘use the tools we have’ to modernize security.

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May 19, 2020  |  Meri Talk

The final version of National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Special Publication 800-207 on zero trust could be released as soon as this month, with an opportunity for industry collaboration coming this fall, a NIST official confirmed today.

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May 11, 2020  |  Federal News Network

Long-time cybersecurity expert Donna Dodson is retiring after 33 years of federal service

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May 08, 2020  |  Meri Talk

Chief cybersecurity advisor for the National Institute of Standards and Technology’s (NIST) IT Laboratory Donna Dodson is retiring May 8.

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May 08, 2020  |  CyberX

Cybersecurity attacks directed at manufacturing infrastructure can be detrimental to both human life and property, BAD mechanisms support a multifaceted approach to detecting cybersecurity attacks against ICS devices on which manufacturing processes depend, in order to permit the mitigation of attacks