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NIST issues draft guide on network access for financial sector

September 01, 2017 |
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The National Institute of Standards and Technology’s National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence has released for public comment a draft cybersecurity “practice guide” on managing access rights for the financial sector.

The NCCoE announced Thursday that it is seeking comment on the guide-- which details ways financial services companies can improve security by limiting employee access to information -- through Oct. 31.

“Today’s threat landscape has created ever-increasing challenges for financial services companies as they work to protect important financial...


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