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August 16, 2017  |  ExecutiveBiz

OSIsoft has partnered with the National Institute of Standards and Technology to develop security architectures and practical cybersecurity strategies. The company said Monday it will provide NIST’s National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence access to the PI System as well as collaborate with other government and industry partners in efforts to accelerate the adoption of secure technology.

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August 09, 2017  |  Lexology

On August 7, 2017, the U.S. Coast Guard ("USCG") Office of Port and Facility Compliance released a "Content Preview of the Passenger Operation Cybersecurity Framework Profile" ("the Preview"). The Preview sets out and describes 13 mission objectives with respect to passenger vessels and [applies] the National Institute of Standards and Technology's (NIST) Cybersecurity Framework ("the Framework") to those mission objectives. The Preview was developed through the collaboration of the USCG, NIST's National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence and various industry stakeholders.

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August 09, 2017  |  The Paypers

Rivetz has announced its collaboration with National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence(NCCoE) on the Multifactor Authentication for e-Commerce project. Rivetz will participate in a consortium to contribute expertise to create an example implementation guide that online retailers can implement to reduce fraudulent online purchases.

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August 08, 2017  |  Sarah Kinling

Callsign, CA Technologies, Rivetz, RSA, Splunk, StrongAuth, TokenOne, and Yubico, have joined the National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) as technology collaborators in the Multifactor Authentication (MFA) for e-Commerce project.* In response to a call in the Federal Register, these companies submitted capabiliti

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August 08, 2017  |  Sys-Con Media

Rivetz today announced it has been selected by the National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE), part of the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), to collaborate on its Multifactor Authentication for e-Commerce project.

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August 08, 2017  |  Healthcare IT News

“The latest variation on a theme regarding this threat is what can appropriately be called a ransomworm,” said Rich Curtiss, managing consultant at Clearwater Compliance, a former hospital CIO, and liaison for cybersecurity vulnerability projects with the National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence. “This is a combination of two types of malware, ransomware and a worm. While we have become all too familiar with ransomware in the healthcare sector, we have ignored other forms of malware.”

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August 03, 2017  |  Asia Pacific Security Magazine

The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has released a Federal Register notice (FRN) for the Secure Inter-Domain Routing: Route Hijacks project. This notice invites technology vendors to participate in the collaborative project.

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August 01, 2017  |  Market Wired

Route1 Inc., a world-leader in secure data protection technologies and user authentication for government and enterprise, today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary Route1 Security Corporation is working with the National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) in the National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence Derived Personal Identity Verification Credentials Building Block to develop practical, interoperable cybersecurity approaches that address the real-world needs of complex Information Technology (IT) systems.

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July 31, 2017  |  PR Web

Automation Federation will continue the Cybersecurity initiative with the new President’s administration. The White House National Security Staff has requested the assistance of AF to help in the preparation/implementation of a cybersecurity workforce development plan and stated that they trust and value the partnership with AF to be the leader in the OT Cybersecurity effort. AF will maintain its engagement with the National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCOE) to strengthen Operational Technology (OT), the technology that is used to operate, monitor and control the power system.

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July 25, 2017  |  Healthcare IT News

Petya is straight ransomware. That means it encrypts data and demands payment to unlock it. The recent NotPetya exploit, though, is a new variant of the Petya family of ransomware that has been substantially modified to include worm functionality, explained Rich Curtiss, managing consultant at Clearwater Compliance and a liaison who coordinates cybersecurity vulnerability projects with the NIST’s National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence.