NIST cybersecurity framework
NIST releases finalized zero-trust architecture guidance
The document adds a section on the tenets of the security philosophy and adopts longstanding federal language around approaches.
Energy is using cyber risk assessments to make cloud decisions
The department has launched risk analysis initiatives at national labs, rather than waiting for the perfect metrics, to establish standards.
Does NIST’s draft Privacy Framework pave the way for better agency tech?
“I am extremely bullish on innovation in the area of digital identity and privacy with government agencies going forward," said one privacy expert.
DOD unveils plans for contractor cybersecurity standards
Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification will be the new DOD contractor cybersecurity rules.
Pentagon faces backlog of more than 260 cyber weaknesses, some a decade old
There are about 150 open cybersecurity oversight recommendations the Pentagon still needs to deal with, and some are more than just a few years old.
New federal CISO Handbook offers ‘one-stop shop’ for cyber executives
The CISO and CIO councils have crafted a new handbook that agencies can use to “upskill” new cyber professionals into cybersecurity leaders.