Why NIST's privacy framework could help security efforts
The federal agency's forthcoming Privacy Framework could help pave the way toward the development of trustworthy information systems.
Why NIST is so popular in Japan
Japanese companies use two U.S. government technology frameworks to help manage its own information security manpower shortages.
NIST estimates $250 billion economic impact from its encryption standard
The standards agency commissioned a study of how much the Advanced Encryption Standard meant to government and industry since the late '90s.
How network structure can enhance threat intelligence
NIST's Ron Ross talks about the different ways agencies could leverage threat intelligence.
Wyden asks federal agencies to ditch Adobe Flash
The senator wants agencies charged with issuing federal cybersecurity guidance to get Flash off of government systems before 2020.
NIST wants to the federal government to pay more attention to the supply chain
A federal IT standards body has moved to add key supply-chain provisions to its risk management guidance at a time of growing U.S. government concern that Russian and Chinese companies pose a threat to national security.