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Cybersecurity at NIST

Broader work in the areas of information security, trusted networks, and software quality is applicable to the cybersecurity needs of a wide variety of users, from small and medium enterprises to large private and public organizations including agencies of the Federal government and owners or operators of the Nation’s critical infrastructure. Cybersecurity at NIST continues to align its resources to enable greater development and application of practical, innovative security technologies and methodologies that enhance our ability to address current and future computer and information security challenges. NIST’s programs continue to advance in many areas including cryptography, roots of trust, identity and access management, advanced security testing and measurement, cyber-physical systems, and public safety networks.

News

NIST’s Network-of-Things Model Builds Foundation to Help Define the Internet of Things
 
The Stakeholders Have Spoken: NIST to Refine Cybersecurity Framework
 
NIST ‘RAMPS’ Up Cybersecurity Education and Workforce Development With New Grants
 
Building Security into Cyber-Physical Systems: NIST Researchers Suggest Approach for Trustworthy Modern Infrastructure
 
NIST’s Information Security and Privacy Advisory Board Names New Chair