The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has released a new Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR) 8228, that includes guidelines for organizations in managing IoT cybersecurity and privacy risks. The NISTIR 8228 report titled “Considerations for Managing Internet of Things (IoT) Cybersecurity and Privacy Risks” provides organizations good insight into the IoT risks, challenges, and considerations …
Standards & Guidelines
The Center for Internet Security (CIS) has released its new version 7.1 of the top 20 Critical Security Controls. The updated version includes new Implementation Groups designed to identify relevant CIS controls that are reasonable for an organization with a similar risk profile and available cybersecurity resources.
The Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS) has issued the FIPS 140-3 Security Requirements for Cryptographic Modules.
The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has releases its Security Publication (SP) 800-177 Revision 1, that include security guidelines and recommendations for achieving “trustworthy email”.
The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has released its Security Publication (SP) 1800-4, that includes security guidelines for mobile device security in cloud and hybrid environments.
The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has released a new risk management framework guideline. NIST has named the document Security Publication (SP) 800-37 Rev. 2: “Risk Management Framework for Information Systems and Organizations: A System Life Cycle Approach for Security and Privacy.”
The German government Federal Office for Information Security published technical security guidelines for broadband routers commonly used in Small Office and Home Office (SOHO) environments. The new guideline provides recommendations to manufacturers on designing and implementing routing products with “adequate state-of-the -art security features.”
The Transport Layer Security (TLS) 1.3 has officially become a standard last week. The new TLS standard now offers improved privacy, security and performance to the internet security protocol.
The Wi-Fi alliance announced a new and improved next-generation Wi-Fi security for personal and enterprise networks dubbed “WiFi CERTIFIED WPA3.”