News and Events

Cloud Identity Summit 2017

June 19, 2017

NCCoE security engineer Bill Fisher will be presenting a session on current and upcoming NCCoE projects on June 19 from 9am to 12pm at the Cloud Identity Summit. NCCoE security engineer Christopher Brown will present a deeper dive on the NCCoE's Derived PIV Credentials project, time TBA. The summit brings together the best of industry and enterprise presenters and experts to share insights and to synthesize new ideas. The summit will be held from June 19-22 at the Sheraton Grand Chicago in Chicago, Il.

Cloud Identity Summit 2017

June 19, 2017

NCCoE security engineer Bill Fisher will be presenting a session on current and upcoming NCCoE projects on June 19 from 9am to 12pm at the Cloud Identity Summit. NCCoE security engineer Christopher Brown will present a deeper dive on the NCCoE's Derived PIV Credentials project, time TBA. The summit brings together the best of industry and enterprise presenters and experts to share insights and to synthesize new ideas. The summit will be held from June 19-22 at the Sheraton Grand Chicago in Chicago, Il.

NIST seeks partnerships on multifactor authentication in retail sector

December 20, 2016

The National Institute of Standards and Technology has announced a new opportunity for industry collaboration on multifactor authentication technology, in an effort to increase the security of online identities and reduce risk of online fraud.

NCCoE Project to Help Retailers Consumers, Reduce Fraud

November 14, 2016

We know the importance of safeguarding our credit cards—we don’t leave them laying around in plain sight and we don’t share our PIN numbers. We are discriminating about where we save our credit card information online, and most of us try to use good passwords. However, we also know that there are malicious actors that want this information and are increasingly adept at retrieving it despite our best efforts.

NIST extends comment deadline on consumer privacy report

May 17, 2015

The National Institute of Standards and Technology announced Friday it is extending the deadline for public comment on a draft report on securing consumer data until July 17.

NIST Invites Comments on Challenges in Protecting Consumer Data

April 01, 2015

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) invites the public to comment on a report from the Feb. 12, 2015, Executive Technical Workshop on Improving Cybersecurity and Consumer Privacy. The workshop, a collaboration with Stanford University, brought together chief technology officers, information officers and security executives to discuss the challenges their organizations and industrial sectors face in implementing advanced cybersecurity and privacy technologies. NCCoE played a large role in organizing the meeting, and the summary document is posted on this website.