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News & Events
February 6, 2017 Cryptographic Agility and Interoperability: Proceedings of a Workshop summarizes presentations at a May 2016 workshop of the Forum on Cyber Resilience examining the drivers and technical and societal implications of increased cryptographic agility.
December 26, 2016 A 21st Century Cyber-Physical Systems Education describes the knowledge and skills required to engineer increasingly capable, adaptable, and trustworthy systems that integrate the cyber and physical worlds and recommends paths for creating the courses and programs needed to educate the engineering workforce that builds them.

Recent Publications

2017_CryptoAgilityCryptographic Agility and Interoperability: Proceedings of a Workshop. In May 2016, the Forum on Cyber Resilience hosted a workshop on Cryptographic Agility and Interoperability. Participants discussed the drivers and technical and societal implications of increased cryptographic agility. This publication summarizes the presentations and discussions from the workshop.
2016_A 21st Century Cyber Physical Systems EducationA 21st Century Cyber-Physical Systems Education describes the knowledge and skills required to engineer increasingly capable, adaptable, and trustworthy systems that integrate the cyber and physical worlds and recommends paths for creating the courses and programs needed to educate the engineering workforce that builds them.
2016_Databreach Aftermath RecoveryData Breach Aftermath and Recovery for Individuals and Institutions: Proceedings of a Workshop. In January 2016, the Forum on Cyber Resilience hosted a workshop on Data Breach Aftermath and Recovery for Individuals and Institutions. Participants examined existing technical and policy remediations, and they discussed possible new mechanisms for better protecting and helping consumers in the wake of a breach. Speakers were asked to focus on data breach aftermath and recovery and to discuss ways to remediate harms from breaches. This publication summarizes the presentations and discussions from the workshop.
 
2016 Exploring Encryption and PotentialExploring Encryption and Potential Mechanisms for Authorized Government Access to Plaintext: Proceedings of a Workshop summarizes presentations and discussions at a June 2016 workshop.
2016_Continuing Innovation in ITContinuing Innovation in Information Technology: Workshop Report summarizes presentations at a March 2015 workshop building on earlier CSTB work that illustrates how fundamental research in research technology, conducted at industry and universities, has led to the introduction of entirely new product categories that ultimately became billion-dollar industries.
2016_NSF Advanced Computing InfrastructureFuture Directions for NSF Advanced Computing Infrastructure to Support U.S. Science and Engineering in 2017-2020 makes recommendations aimed at achieving four broad goals: (1) positioning the United States for continued leadership in science and engineering, (2) ensuring that resources meet community needs, (3) aiding the scientific community in keeping up with the revolution in computing, and (4) sustaining the infrastructure for advanced computing.
 
2016_Privacy ResearchPrivacy Research and Best Practices:  Summary of a Workshop for the Intelligence Community (2016) summarizes discussions among experts from academia, the private sector, and the intelligence community.
2015_TelecomITS Telecommunications Research and Engineering at the Institute for Telecommunication Sciences of the Department of Commerce: Meeting the Nation's Telecommunications Needs assesses telecommunications research and engineering programs at the Department of Commerce's Institute for Telecommunication Sciences (part of the National Telecommunications and Information Administration) and outlines national telecommunication research needs.

 2015_TelecomCTLTelecommunications Research and Engineering at the Communications Technology Laboratory of the Department of Commerce: Meeting the Nation's Telecommunications Needs assesses telecommunications research and engineering programs at the newly-formed Communications Technology Laboratory (part of the National Institute of Standards and Technology) and outlines national telecommunication research needs.