National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)

NIST proposes project to improve cybersecurity at water utilities


Run by the National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence, the project aims to develop a reference architecture for the sector.

Idaho National Lab spearheading cyber-informed engineering action plan for electric grid


The action plan will build on the National Cyber-Informed Engineering Strategy issued by the Department of Energy in June.

NIST considers launching ‘supersized’ semiconductor manufacturing institute


The agency has the authority to create up to three Manufacturing USA institutes, public-private partnerships intended to boost the domestic supply chain.

AI Bill of Rights must be accompanied by NIST risk management framework say experts


Bias and privacy risks associated with the technology can't be properly identified until NIST completes much-awaited impact assessments.

NIST to establish online center for trustworthy and responsible AI resources


The center will contain supporting guidance on trustworthy AI's characteristics, use cases and eventually add third-party contributions.

NIST targeting early 2023 launch of new AI risk management framework


The evolving document will be the basis for additional guidance, standards, measures and tools to help agencies and industry evaluate AI use cases.