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Cheryl A. Falvey

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NIST Surveys and Assesses Broad Landscape of IoT Cybersecurity Standards in Interagency Report

Posted in Cybersecurity / Data Security, Information Management, Internet of Things, Privacy
Following a draft Interagency Report published in February, the National Institute of Standards and Technology (“NIST”) has published NISTIR 8200: Interagency Report on the Status of International Cybersecurity Standardization for the Internet of Things (IoT), which seeks to assess the “current state of international cybersecurity standards development for IoT.” In this effort, the Report defines… Continue Reading

New Internet of Things (IoT) NIST Draft Publication Provides Welcomed Guidance

Posted in Cybersecurity / Data Security, Government Agencies, Government Regulations & FISMA, Health IT, Internet of Things, Privacy
Responding to the rise of interconnected technology, the National Institute for Standards and Technology (NIST) has recently issued an introductory document in a planned series of cybersecurity publications addressing Internet of Things (IoT) privacy risks.  Open for comment through October 24, 2018, the Draft NISTIR 8228, Considerations for Managing Internet of Things (IoT) Cybersecurity and Privacy… Continue Reading

Report on the Autonomous Vehicle Safety Regulation World Congress 2017

Posted in Cybersecurity / Data Security, Privacy, Product Liability & Torts
The big takeaways from The Autonomous Vehicle Safety Regulation World Congress centered on the importance of a federal scheme for AV regulation and the reality of the states’ interest in traditional issues such as traffic enforcement, product liability, and insurance coverage.  In keeping with those messages, the World Congress kicked off with NHTSA Deputy Administrator… Continue Reading