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NIST trying to keep cyber framework current

Updated 800-53 publication expected by July 31

Tags: technology , Ron Ross , Cybersecurity , risk management

Friday - 04/10/2009, 07:50pm EDT
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Smart Grid gets approval from committee

Experts describe the progress they have made and challenges they will face in modernizing the electric grid. Despite some security concerns, lawmakers expressed support for the project.

Tags: technology , Smart Grid , David Wu , George Arnold , Capitol Hill , Meg Beasley

Thursday - 07/01/2010, 07:02pm EDT

NIST director striving for optimization of labs

Gallagher is asking all 10 of the agency's labs to consider how they are set up to meet their mission. NIST is playing a more critical role than ever in many of the administration's priorities. He says the agency is considering its options for revamping its IT lab.

Tags: technology , management , Patrick Gallagher , Cybersecurity , IT Lab , health IT , Smart Grid

Wednesday - 12/16/2009, 04:10pm EST
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House bill calls for cyber workforce report

Lawmakers expected to vote on Cybersecurity Enhancement Act that would give NIST more authority. Bill also focuses on research and development around cybersecurity.

Tags: technology , Daniel Lipinski , NSFWhite House , Office of Science and Technology Policy , Cybersecurity , FDCC , workforce

Wednesday - 02/03/2010, 06:49pm EST

State Dept. ready to expand use of biometrics

The State Department in late January began testing the use of digital certificates on Microsoft Word and Excel documents, using the Group Policy Object function to digitally lock down Microsoft Office so employees does not use any macros that are not approved by State.

Tags: DoD , State , gsa , technology , HSPD-12 , biometrics , Microsoft , PKI , Jarrod Frahm , IDGA , Secure ID card

Wednesday - 02/11/2009, 07:38pm EST
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Federal R&D efforts could get boost

NSF, NIST and Energy continue to receive increases on way to doubling budget by 2017. Overall, R&D across government increases only slightly. OSTP will create a dashboard to measure effectiveness of federal R&D efforts.

Tags: technology , John Holdren , Aneesh Chopra , White House , OSTP , NASA , NSF , Energy , USDA , education , Smithsonian , research and development , R&D dashboard , budget , FY 2011 budget

Tuesday - 02/02/2010, 06:40am EST
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CyberMaryland seeks federal jobs from cybersecurity push

With federal agencies like the National Institute of Standards and Technology, the National Security Agency, and soon, the Defense Information Systems Agency, within its borders, the state of Maryland believes that it is perfectly suited to help lead the national push towards cybersecurity. A report entitled "CyberMaryland", released at NIST yesterday, is a roadmap toward leveraging Maryland's high concentration of Federal facilities into new, high-tech jobs for its citizens.

Tags: management , Cybersecurity , Martin O'Malley , Dutch Ruppersberger , NSA , Max Cacas

Tuesday - 01/12/2010, 07:18am EST
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NIST offers guidance on wireless security

Karen Scarfone, one of the authors of the Wireless LAN publication, shares highlights from the guidance.

Tags: Karen Scarfone , technology , Cybersecurity , In Depth

Monday - 10/03/2011, 07:04pm EDT
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NIST publishes wireless cybersecurity best practices

NIST has four new publications on improving cybersecurity.

Tags: Cybersecurity Update , technology , In Depth

Thursday - 09/29/2011, 06:02pm EDT

Panel: Cloud computing 'new way of doing business'

Fred Whiteside, project manager for the cloud computing program at the National Institute of Standards and Technology and Wolf Tombe, chief technology officer, Customs and Border Protection joined the Federal Drive with Tom Temin and Amy Morris for a panel discussion on cloud computing in government.

Tags: cloud computing , 25-point IT reform plan , federal drive , IT , CBP , Fred Whiteside , Wolf Tombe

Wednesday - 09/28/2011, 01:02pm EDT
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