National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)

NIST selects 18 tech companies for zero-trust demos

by • 1 week ago

The demos will help the National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence craft a practice guide with reference designs for agencies.

Agency reuse of FedRAMP-approved cloud products climbs with automation

by • 1 week ago

Also: an update on the fate of the FedRAMP Authorization Act in the Senate

GAO encourages agencies to improve forensic algorithm standards in new report

by • 3 weeks ago

The watchdog agency says new rules could help govern the use of algorithms in criminal investigations.

Officials urge agencies to coordinate their IPv6 and zero-trust plans

by • 1 month ago

Agencies' IPv6 implementation plans are due before the end of fiscal 2021.

Biden administration proposes record $171.3B for R&D across civilian agencies

by • 2 months ago

The proposed sum would come alongside extra funding for research included in the American Jobs Plan.

NIST to consolidate existing supply chain guidance before issuing new recommendations

by • 2 months ago

The institute is under pressure to publish separate guidance on protecting critical software and testing source code.