Issue No. 06 - June (2007 vol. 40)
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Dick Sullivan , Independent Consultant
Feisal Keblawi , Independent Consultant
A public dialogue on the role and reach of NIST as a rule maker and as a standards writer for federal cybersecurity is essential to understanding the limits of security rule making in the present federal environment. NIST should delay converting its guidelines into rules until advances in the technology permit such conversion.
security and privacy, standards, cybersecurity
Dick Sullivan, Feisal Keblawi, "The Case for Flexible NIST Security Standards", Computer, vol. 40, no. , pp. 19-26, June 2007, doi:10.1109/MC.2007.223