Resilience at the core of the current and future Biden administration cybersecurity plans

July 5, 2023

Via: CSO Online

As the Biden administration continues to develop US cybersecurity requirements on software and supply chain security, zero trust, and incident reporting, among other initiatives, the projects have one often-unstated overarching goal: Improve the cybersecurity resilience of the nation’s critical infrastructure. […]


What do first responders want from communications tech?

January 30, 2023

Via: RCR Wireless News

A new survey of more than 7,100 first responders conducted by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) reflects their need for communications tech that is “trustworthy,” “controllable” and “[reduces] user frustration.” NIST’s “Voice of First Responders” project was […]


The Zero-Trust Pillars of Security

July 7, 2022

Via: CSO

The National Institute of Standards and Technology’s (NIST) zero-trust security framework presents a new way of solving an age-old problem of securing networks and information, and organizations of all sizes are rethinking their security architecture, processes, and procedures to adopt […]


NIST releases software, IoT, and consumer cybersecurity labeling guidance

February 14, 2022

Via: CSO

On February 4, the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) issued several documents and updates that spell out software security guidance and recommended consumer labeling practices for software and IoT devices. NIST also laid out its approach to consumer […]

Technology, Wireless

Test and Measurement: Cisco intros 3D Wi-Fi network planning

October 29, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

Cisco has added new functionality for Wi-Fi radio frequency network planning and visibility to its portfolio that provides a “visual 3D immersive experience,” similar to a first-person video game perspective. Todd Untrecht, head of product management and go-to-market strategy for […]

Hardware, Wireless

What public safety users are saying about mobile device use

August 13, 2020

Via: RCR Wireless News

As public safety users rely more and more often on mobile technology, what are the common issues they encounter with smartphones and tablets that are almost always designed for consumer use? At the recent virtual incarnation of the National Institute […]


Three models of IoT network ownership for smart cities

July 17, 2019

Via: RCR Wireless News

A new blueprint for internet of things adoption by municipalities offers up three models for the ownership and operation of IoT networks for smart cities. The Municipal IoT Blueprint report comes via the Wireless SuperCluster of the Global City Teams […]

Monitoring&Analysis, Security

What should your company’s change password policy be?

May 9, 2019

Via: CSO

Microsoft’s April 24 decision to remove the “Maximum Password Age” (forced expiration) default from Microsoft Windows has sparked a lot of discussion. The default (and recommended) maximum password age had been 45 to 60 days, depending on the OS version. […]