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June 01, 2016  |  Inside Cybersecurity

The National Institute of Standards and Technology is requesting proposals for cybersecurity-related products and technical expertise that would help organizations recover from incidents that alter or destroy data.

The effort is being pursued through NIST's National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence and seeks to develop an “example solution” under the Data Integrity Building Block.

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May 31, 2016  |  FedScoop

The National Institute of Standards and Technology is looking for products and expertise to help organizations reliably recover corrupted or destroyed data.

The search is being conducted by NIST’s Data Integrity project, which is part of the National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence. The project is working to develop ways organizations can prevent or recover from data loss or alteration resulting from malware or human error.

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May 28, 2016  |  EnergyCentral

Leverage government-industry partnerships such as NIST's National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) to help jump start your IAM and situational awareness implementations. NCCoE has a plethora of cybersecurity implementation examples that can help all size energy organizations leverage proven third-party products to address cybersecurity framework, NERC CIP, and other standards and best practices. 

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May 22, 2016  |  Lexology

Congress has enacted a recent wave of legislation to address ongoing cybersecurity threats; the Executive Branch, on May 12, 2016, adopted new cybersecurity regulations; and other Federal initiatives are underway and will bring additional promised change requiring enhanced cybersecurity protections.

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May 17, 2016  |  SecureIDNews

According to the National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE), there’s evidence that PII is now worth much more on the black market than credit card numbers, and the implementation of EMV in the U.S. will likely lead to a surge in counterfeit cards and other types of fraud. Regulations and standards around protecting PII have emerged overseas, but not so much in the U.S. So, the NCCoE is taking public comment on a project around securing non-credit card and sensitive consumer data.

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May 15, 2016  |  SecureIDNews

The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) is seeking public comment on a project aimed at reducing retail fraud in the U.S. The catalyst for the project is the uptick in fraud among European retailers since the rollout of EMV chip-and-PIN (CNP) technology a decade ago.

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May 08, 2016  |  Broadway World

Today GOTrust Technology Inc. (GO-Trust) announced it is collaborating with the National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) on its Derived Personal Identity Verification (Derived PIV) Credentials project. The NCCoE brings together people from industry, government agencies, and academia to address cybersecurity challenges of national importance.

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May 04, 2016  |  Demandware Blog

To address specific threats to the ecommerce environment, Demandware is leveraging its commerce expertise to collaborate with the Retail Cyber Information Sharing Center (R-CISC), where we are a premier member, and the National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) on developing new best practices for retailers.

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May 04, 2016  |  Sarah Kinling

Last week, the National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) presented at the 2016 Retail Cyber Intelligence Summit in Chicago. Hosted by the Retail Cyber Intelligence Sharing Center (R-CISC), a nonprofit resource for retailers that collects and shares threat intelligence in a safe and secure way, this two-day event brought together nearly 200 information security leaders representing many prominent retail and consumer services organizations.

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April 21, 2016  |  Sarah Weeks and Mary Yang

As part of our outreach efforts, this week the National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) attended the Electronic Transaction Association’s annual conference, TRANSACT 16, to engage the retail and commercial payment ecosystem as we scope out new projects at the NCCoE focused on the consumer-facing and retail sector.