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Federal Desktop Core Configuration (FDCC)
Last Updated Date: 01/15/2013

The Federal Desktop Core Configuration (FDCC) is an OMB-mandated security configuration. The FDCC currently exists for Microsoft Windows Vista and … more

Biometric Standards Program and Resource Center
Last Updated Date: 01/15/2013

Supporting the national strategy on biometrics and the development of required biometric standards is the cornerstone of our program. We seek to … more

Security Configuration Checklists for Commercial IT Products
Last Updated Date: 01/15/2013

The solutions to IT security are complex, one basic but effective tool is a security configuration checklist. A security checklist is a document … more

National Checklist Program
Last Updated Date: 01/15/2013

The National Checklist Program (NCP) is the U.S. government repository of publicly available security checklists (or benchmarks) that provide … more

Automated Combinatorial Testing for Software (ACTS)
Last Updated Date: 01/15/2013

Empirical evidence suggests that nearly all software errors are triggered by the interaction of one to six parameters. These results have … more

metRology Software Project
Last Updated Date: 11/14/2012

The goal of the metRology software project is to provide  a set of specialized functions for statistical metrology as a package for the R software … more

Quantum
Last Updated Date: 10/26/2012

Quantum science and engineering has the potential to revolutionize 21st century technology in much the same way that lasers, electronics, and … more

Structural Databases
Last Updated Date: 10/01/2012

We are witnessing the emergence of a web based "data rich" era on chemical and biological compounds. In order to make significant advances in this … more

Biometric Standards
Last Updated Date: 08/15/2012

This project develops clear, robust, tested, sufficient and implementable biometric data exchange formats, biometric sample quality, biometric … more

Metrics for Manipulation and Enhancements of Forensic Images
Last Updated Date: 06/26/2012

Latent fingerprints are, by definition, left unintentionally and are obtained using diverse physical and chemical techniques. It follows that the … more

Border Gateway Protocol - Robustness and Security
Last Updated Date: 05/03/2012

This project focuses on Robustness, Security, and Scalability of Internet Routing Infrastructure, in particular, the Border Gateway Protocol (BGP). more

Large Scale Systems
Last Updated Date: 04/03/2012

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High Performance Computing
Last Updated Date: 03/05/2012

High Performance Computing (HPC) enables work on challenging problems that are beyond the capacity and capability of desktop computing resources. … more

NIST High Assurance Domain Project
Last Updated Date: 01/27/2012

The High Assurance Domain (HAD) project was created to foster development and deployment of new network security technologies to increase trust in … more

Content-Based Access to Unstructured Information
Last Updated Date: 01/03/2012

This project uses community evaluations to build the infrastructure required to evaluate system effectiveness on information access tasks. In … more

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