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13 hrs ago | InformationWeek
The National Institute of Standards and Technology is soliciting comments on draft guidelines for authenticating mobile-device users accessing government networks.
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18 hrs ago | Oracle
Oracle is pleased to announce that the Oracle Solaris Cryptographic Framework has achieved a FIPS 140-2 validation with overall compliance at Level 1 of the standard.
22 hrs ago | Scientific Blogging
You may try my hacks AT YOUR OWN RISK--there's infinite ways to damage or destroy people and property, I can't think of them all.
Yesterday | KHQ-TV Spokane
A sure sign that spring is on the horizon: It's time to set the clocks forward for daylight saving time.
NEWS ANALYSIS: Two subcommittees of the House Science Committee asked IT security experts to tell them if technology is available to improve the security of personal data.
Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) March 06--Boulder-based Advanced Conductor Technologies LLC has started to commercialize a high-performance semiconductor cable that resulted from technology developed at the University of Colorado and the National Institute of Standards and Technology.
March 6, 2014 Investorideas.com, an investor research and news portal covering leading sectors including technology and defense announces cybersecurity sessions and industry panelists for its upcoming Security and Defense Conference, "Game Changing Technologies: The Face and Future of Security" , to be held both live in New York and online in ... (more)
On February 12, 2014, the Obama administration released the "Framework for Improving Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity" , a voluntary cybersecurity framework developed by the National Institute of Standards and Technology in collaboration with a large number of groups and individuals from both the public and private sector.1 This occurred ... (more)
Just weeks after President Obama expressed outrage in 2012 over lavish conference spending by federal employees, the government laid out more than $1.1 million for another gathering in Florida that involved free food, alcohol and live entertainment.
The White House is requesting a discretionary budget of $8.8 billion for the Department of Commerce, the federal agency charged with promoting economic growth, conducting the Census and issuing patents, among other responsibilities.
Pak Chung Wong, chief scientist at the Pacific Northwest national Laboratory, explains the challenges of working with enormous data sets, as the NIST data science symposium The U.S. National Institute of Standards and Technology wants to bring some metrics and rigor to the nascent but rapidly growing field of data science.
The Department of Homeland Security is rolling out a plan to offer states and territorial government organizations a set of free managed security services, including intrusion detection and prevention, netflow analysis and firewall monitoring.
Today's smart grid relies on equipment called phasor measurement units to deliver real-time, mission critical data on the voltage, current, frequency, and phase within the distribution smart grid.
Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA - The New York Section of the International Society of Automation announced today that it is co-organizing a series of six free seminars and interactive panel discussions 10-11 March 2014 in the New York City area designed to explain the importance and implications of the US Cybersecurity Framework .