NIST

  • NIST recommends new approach to cybersecurity

    Ron Ross of the National Institute of Standards and Technology tells Federal News Radio’s Jason Miller that NIST and other agencies are working together to develop more comprehensive risk management plans. NIST and OMB are set to release documents in the coming months.

  • NIST recommends new approach to cybersecurity

    Ron Ross of the National Institute of Standards and Technology tells Federal News Radio’s Jason Miller that NIST and other agencies are working together to develop more comprehensive risk management plans. NIST and OMB are set to release documents in the coming months.

  • $45M for cyber contests vanish

    Senate Panel Tells NSF to Train More Cyber-Security Personnel

  • NIST replaces translators with smart phones

    NIST scientists are currently testing smart phone-based technology to translate information between English and key languages that are short on human translators.

  • Commerce solidifies security of Internet

    Commerce and several partners are ready to launch the Domain Name System Security Extensions that is expected to enhance Internet security and stability.

  • NIST seen as epicenter for cybersecurity

    A provision in the Commerce, Justice, State appropriations bill could give NIST a larger role in protecting federal and civilian computer networks. The plan is from one influential Maryland lawmaker, who believes the battle for cybersecurity needs to be fought in the Free State.

  • NIST is epicenter for cybersecurity

    Learn more in today’s cybersecurity update.

  • Cybersecurity and fighting the insider-threat

    Our Federal News Radio Discussion this month explores cybersecurity and the insider-threat with Jerry Davis of NASA, NIST’s Elaine Newton, and Bobbie Stempfley from DHS.

  • Feds seek right role for protecting .com domain

    With so much at stake, what role, if any does the federal government play in protecting the .com Internet domain? Several experts offer some candid observations on what the government’s role should be.

  • Is Trust the next “Killer App”?

    August 12th, 2010 at 11 AM How does one assure trust in Cyberspace? As citizens, government, and business enterprise increase the amount of information that is shared online, fundamental questions arise around security requirements, data and identity management, and infrastructure. Trusted online environments can reduce costs, expand services, and are critical to protecting how, and to whom, information is shared. Securing identities in transactions is an essential component to building trusted online systems and a critical priority for both business and government. As online information sharing and collaborative services evolve between people and technologies, will trust emerge as the next ”Killer App”?