<$BlogRSDUrl$> Marcus P. Zillman, M.S., A.M.H.A. Author/Speaker/Consultant
Marcus P. Zillman, M.S., A.M.H.A. Author/Speaker/Consultant
Internet Happenings, Events and Sources

Friday, October 24, 2003  

NIST Computer Security Division (CSD)

The Computer Security Division (CSD) - (893) is one of eight divisions within NIST's Information Technology Laboratory. The mission of NIST's Computer Security Division is to improve information systems security by:

Raising awareness of IT risks, vulnerabilities and protection requirements, particularly for new and emerging technologies; Researching, studying, and advising agencies of IT vulnerabilities and devising techniques for the cost-effective security and privacy of sensitive Federal systems; Developing standards, metrics, tests and validation programs:

to promote, measure, and validate security in systems and services
to educate consumers and
to establish minimum security requirements for Federal systems

Developing guidance to increase secure IT planning, implementation, management and operation.

posted by Marcus Zillman | 2:33 PM
subject tracers™