Modern Crypto Standards Pave The Way To Stronger Security
HelpNet Security, May 15th, 2020
May 15, 2020,
Volume 266, Issue 2

Cyberthreats are a ubiquitous concern for organizations operating in the digital world

"No company is immune - even large and high-profile organizations like Adobe, Yahoo, LinkedIn, Equifax and others have reported massive data breaches in recent years. Cyberattacks are only growing in frequency, affecting billions of people and threatening businesses.

What's being done to bolster information security as cyberattacks continue to happen? The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), a non-regulatory agency of the U.S. Department of Commerce, has been at the forefront of guiding cryptographic security programs and standards for more than 20 years. NIST morphed from its original name - the National Bureau of Standards that began at the turn of the 20th century - into its current iteration as the mobile revolution began to take off in the mid '90s..."

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