NIST Seeks Comments on New Project Aimed at Ensuring Data Integrity

Businesses face a near-constant threat of destructive malware, ransomware and malicious insider activities that can alter or destroy critical data. Even honest mistakes can alter data in ways that cause a significant loss to a company’s reputation, business operations and bottom line. To reduce this risk, organizations need to be able to recover quickly from a data integrity attack and trust the accuracy and precision of the recovered data.

The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is seeking comments on a new project to help organizations prepare for, and recover from, attacks that might compromise their data.


Read more at: http://www.nist.gov/itl/acd/ncce/20151124data.cfm