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Category Archives: Cyber Security

Plan Outlines Priorities for Federal Agency Engagement in AI Standards Development

August 12th, 2019 GAITHERSBURG, Md. — The U.S. Department of Commerce’s National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has released a plan for prioritizing federal agency engagement in the development of standards for artificial intelligence (AI). The plan recommends that the […]

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NIST Releases Draft Security Feature Recommendations for IoT Devices

“Core Baseline” guide offers practical advice for using everyday items that link to computer networks. August 01, 2019 Appliances from refrigerators to thermostats are now available in models that interact with a wireless network, making them easier to control with […]

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Machine Learning For Optical Communication Systems

  NIST will hold a workshop at the Boulder Colorado Laboratories to discuss the role of machine learning (ML) in optical communication systems. Optical communication systems are increasingly used closer to the network edge and are expected to find use […]

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How To Handle Covered Defense Information

Published on 2019-07-10 Manufacturers in the Department of Defense supply chain must properly handle Covered Defense Information (CDI). Here’s how to get started. If you’re part of the Department of Defense (DoD) supply chain, you may have heard about the requirements […]

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The 5 Most Common Cybersecurity Threats to Manufacturers

Manufacturers are increasingly under threat from cyberattacks. This is a real concern not just because of the typical business vulnerabilities (e.g., stolen intellectual property, ransomware) but because in today’s increasingly connected world, a successful infiltration from a cybercriminal could shut […]

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NIST Releases Draft Plan for Federal Engagement in AI Standards Development

July 02, 2019 For information on Cybersecurity in Wisconsin, contact WMEP’s Wil Cox for a free initial consultation. GAITHERSBURG, Md. — The U.S. Department of Commerce’s National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is seeking public comment on a draft […]

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Before Connecting an IoT Device, Check Out a New NIST Report for Cybersecurity Advice

June 27, 2019 MEDIA CONTACT: Chad Boutin [email protected] . | . 301.975.4261 For a free initial cybersecurity consultation, contact WMEP’s Wil Cox. Seemingly every appliance we use comes in a version that can be connected to a computer network. But […]

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NIST Updates SP 800-171 to Help Defend Sensitive Information from Cyberattack

New Companion Pub Offers ‘Enhanced Security’ for Information Stored in Critical Programs and Assets June 19, 2019 MEDIA CONTACT: Chad Boutin . |  [email protected] . | . 301.975.4261 An update to one of the National Institute of Standards and Technology’s […]

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NIST Updates SP 800-171 to Help Defend Sensitive Information from Cyberattack

New Companion Pub Offers ‘Enhanced Security’ for Information Stored in Critical Programs and Assets June 19, 2019 MEDIA CONTACT: Chad Boutin  [email protected] 301.975.4261 n update to one of the National Institute of Standards and Technology’s (NIST) information security documents offers […]

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Looking for a Solution to Your Company’s Cybersecurity Compliance Needs?

  The experts at the Wisconsin Manufacturing Extension Partnership (WMEP) have designed a program that conducts a cybersecurity assessment of your business as it pertains to the NIST 800-171 requirements and provides the necessary deliverables. 1. Demonstrate Completion of Assessment. […]

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