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NIST drops ‘federal’ from cyber controls guidance
The move to remove the word “federal” from the title of its magisterial catalogue of cybersecurity and privacy controls is one of a series of proposed changes.
So, you’ve assumed compromise. Now what?
The once-radical notion that cyber defenders should assume hackers are already in their network is now conventional wisdom. But the implications of it are still taking hold, experts and officials said Thursday.
New approach needed to IT, says NIST’s top cyber scientist
No amount of security software, firewalls or anomaly detection systems can protect an IT infrastructure that's fundamentally insecure and to deal with the looming cybersecurity crisis, a new approach to computer architecture is required, the National Institute of Standards and Technology's top computer security scientist told the president's commission on long-term cybersecurity.
NIST pushing holistic cybersecurity process for IoT
The National Institute of Standards and Technology has released a draft document that implores the engineers of cyber-physical systems to build security into their systems at every step of the process.
FISMA director awarded Sammy for work in cybersecurity
Ron Ross received one of eight “Oscars of government service” in the award’s 14th annual ceremony.