National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)

GSA to set baseline requirements for cloud providers through Ascend

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Requirements will emphasize Cloud Smart objectives and cybersecurity supply chain risk management while providing agencies an open source experience.

NIST’s health cyber guidance aligns with its newer frameworks

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The draft publication comes 14 years after the last revision of (SP) 900-66.

Institute for Defense Analyses expected to support National AI Advisory Committee

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The nonprofit administrator of three federally funded R&D centers will draft and finalize NAIAC's overdue first report if no company comes forward.

Labor Department announces 120-day cybersecurity apprenticeship sprint

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DOL's Office of Apprenticeship will work with employers to set up apprenticeship programs within 48 hours.

Lawmakers urge incoming White House science chief to streamline agencies’ tech priorities

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Senators at Arati Prabhakar's nomination hearing call on the policy leader to consolidate conflicting high-priority emerging tech programs at defense and civilian agencies.

NIST chooses 4 algorithms to defend against quantum computers

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The announcement is the culmination of a six-year, four-round competition to refine encryption formulas with the goal of including some in a new post-quantum cryptographic standard.