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June 30, 2021  |  GCN

To ease the migration from public-key cryptographic algorithms to quantum-resistant algorithms, the National Institute of Standards and Technology’s National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCOE) has released a draft document describing migration challenges and approaches for facilitating that migration.

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June 30, 2021  |  FCW

The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence at the National Institute of Standards and Technology issued a draft project description for examining the challenges of maintaining computer encryption in a future in which advances in quantum computing have rendered current encryption standards trivial.

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June 29, 2021  |  Yahoo! Finance

Software gives organizations control and insight into their information security infrastructures to minimize vulnerabilities and disruption

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June 29, 2021  |  Hospitality Net

Hotel IT Must Segregate Systems To Stymie Attacks

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June 16, 2021  |  Fed Scoop

Agencies should develop their IPv6 and zero-trust architecture implementation plans simultaneously because the two work in tandem to improve network cybersecurity, say federal officials.

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June 11, 2021  |  The Washington Post

The time has come for government to mandate that companies vital to U.S. national and economic security meet basic cybersecurity standards, according to a vast majority of cybersecurity experts. 

That assessment from 86 percent of the Cybersecurity 202 Network comes as the government reels from the Colonial Pipeline ransomware attack, which disrupted gasoline sales and prompted panic buying in the southeastern United States, and the JBS ransomware attack that raised fears of a meat shortage. 

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June 08, 2021  |  Los Alamos Daily Post

The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) has released a new draft report, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Interagency or Internal Report (NISTIR) 8334, Using Mobile Device Biometrics for Authenticating First Responders.

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June 07, 2021  |  ExecutiveGov

The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) asks industry to comment on a draft project description that discusses security against quantum computer-based cyber attacks.

In the news
May 24, 2021  |  ExecutiveGov

The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has introduced a project that aims to present approaches to trusted network-layer onboarding processes and lifecycle management of internet of things (IoT) devices.

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May 24, 2021  |  ExecutiveGov

The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) has drafted a document on data classification practices and asks the public for input.