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October 17, 2019  |  Tripwire

The NCCoE has released a draft practice guide NIST Special Publication 1800-23, Energy Sector Asset Management.

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October 15, 2019  |  Federal News Network

The National Institute of Standards and Technology is looking for industry partners to help secure the internet of things for the energy sector.

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October 15, 2019  |  Health IT Security

NIST is partnering with Microsoft to improve current industry guidance and standards around best practice patch management, in light of global cyberattacks impacting business operations.

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October 14, 2019  |  CSO Online

Microsoft and the US government are asking patch management vendors and end-user organizations to share their experiences about how to swiftly patching security flaws and explain learnings from past failures.   

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October 14, 2019  |  Infosecurity Magazine

Microsoft has teamed up with the US National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) to develop a new guide designed to make enterprise patch management easier.

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October 14, 2019  |  ExecutiveGov

The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence and State Department are each planning to implement security practices that deploy a “zero-trust” approach

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October 11, 2019  |  Utility Dive

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is seeking technology vendors to help develop solutions to secure the "Industrial Internet of Things," potentially including sensors, network monitoring, system monitoring, and data acquisition devices related to grid analysis

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October 11, 2019  |  Fed Scoop

The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence plans to recreate some of the security architectures used by federal agencies and financial institutions and test if they make good zero-trust use cases.

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October 11, 2019  |  SD Times

To make it easier for organizations to plan, implement, and improve a patch management strategy, Microsoft is partnering with the U.S. National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE). 

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October 09, 2019  |  Nextgov

Officials want to help power companies bolster their digital defenses as renewable energy resources like solar panels and wind turbines introduce more vulnerabilities to the grid.