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October 10, 2017  |  Business Wire

Tripwire, Inc., a leading global provider of security and compliance solutions for enterprises and industrial organizations, today announced that it has been working closely with the National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) on a cybersecurity project on data integrity.

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October 10, 2017  |  Tripwire - The State of Security

How can organizations know that the data they recover is accurate and safe? To help companies answer that question, the National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) has released the NIST Cybersecurity Practice Guide SP 1800-11Data Integrity: Recovering from Ransomware and Other Destructive Events. The resource provides guidance on how organizations can develop strategies to recover operating systems, user files, applications, and other IT assets from data corruption events such as ransomware. NCCoE’s newest SP also discusses issues of auditing, reporting, and investigations following companies’ discovery of such destructive security incidents.

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October 05, 2017  |  ExecutiveGov

The National Institute of Standards and Technology has worked with the Department of Homeland Security and the internet industry to develop standards for the protection of electronic messages from data theft.

NIST’s National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence plans to launch an SIDR-focused program to support the industry adoption of the security guide.

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October 05, 2017  |  Imperial Valley News

Electronic messages traveling across the internet are under constant threat from data thieves, but new security standards created with the technical guidance of the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) will reduce the risk of messages being intercepted or stolen

NIST’s National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) recently announced plans for a new project focused on Secure Inter-Domain Routing.

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October 03, 2017  |  Inside Cybersecurity

The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence at the National Institute of Standards and Technology has released a draft cybersecurity guide on the authentication of mobile device users with personal identity verification credentials.

The draft, released Sept. 29, is the latest version of the NIST Cybersecurity Practice Guide Special Publication 1800-12 on “Derived Personal Identity Verification Credentials.” It aims to provide guidance on how to secure federal systems that do not currently require PIV credentials for access, such as mobile devices.

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October 03, 2017  |  SC Media

The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) at the National Institute of Science and Technology (NIST) worked with myriad information security companies to provide companies with a ransomware recovery guide. Comprised of three volumes that can be used by pros from executive leaders to IT professionals, the guide is all about helping organizations hit by ransomware not only recover their data, but also manage overall cybersecurity risks to their infrastructures.

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September 29, 2017  |  Inside Cybersecurity

NIST released a discussion draft of the second revision of Special Publication 800-37 on Thursday, which was written in response to the executive order on cybersecurity and the Office of Management and Budget's memorandum on the implementation of this order to enable the development of a new risk management cyber framework for federal agencies.

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September 21, 2017  |  Imperial Valley News

The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE), part of the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), has developed an example of an advanced access control system. The approach uses commercially available products that can be included alongside current products in an existing infrastructure.

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September 21, 2017  |  Inside Cybersecurity

The National Institute of Standards and Technology’s National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence has issued a draft cybersecurity “practice guide” on cyber access controls. The guide, issued Wednesday, details how organizations can use “attribute based access controls” to better manage employee access to data and networks.

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September 21, 2017  |  Forbes

Cutting edge technologies are essential to help the electricity sector adapt to the evolving cyber threat landscape.The National Institute of Standards and Technology found that these solutions can be integrated within a utility’s network to boost situational awareness and cope with attacks.