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August 29, 2019  |  ExecutiveGov

The National Institute of Standards and Technology is looking for products and technical insight to support the National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence’s efforts to mitigate vulnerabilities in telehealth remote patient monitoring.

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August 29, 2019  |  PRNewswire

The final version of the NIST Special Publication 1800-17, Multifactor Authentication for E-Commerce, is now available to retailers interested in implementing a Multifactor Authentication (MFA) solution. The guide provides practical, real-world guidance so retailers can use MFA to improve assurance of purchaser identity and to help reduce e-commerce fraud.

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August 29, 2019  |  Health IT Security

To address the cybersecurity risks posed by remote patient monitoring and other telehealth tools, NIST is asking tech vendors to provide comment and help create a reference architecture.

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August 29, 2019  |  Federal News Network

The National Institute of Standards and Technology wants to hear from industry and other experts about how best to secure the IT supply chain.

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August 28, 2019  |  Nextgov

The National Institute of Standards and Technology wants to hear from vendors who can deliver technical expertise and products that can help secure health organizations’ telehealth capabilities. 

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August 08, 2019  |  MSSPAlert

Multi-factor authentication (MFA) guide from NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) arrives to help online retailers safeguard e-commerce.

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August 08, 2019  |  Imperial Valley News

A new Cybersecurity Practice Guide demonstrates how online retailers can implement open, standards-based technologies to enable Universal Second Factor (U2F) authentication by consumers at the time of purchase when risk thresholds are exceeded

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July 31, 2019  |  Politico

Fraudulent purchases are the bane of e-commerce companies, but a new guide might be just what businesses need to cut down on it.

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July 29, 2019  |  e-End

NCCoE unveils a new NIST Publication to help strengthen company security for mobile devices

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July 29, 2019  |  Intercede

Derived PIV is a Personal Identity Verification (PIV) credential that is placed on a mobile device and soon to be extended to other technologies, including USB keys.