National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)

NIST – NIST is a non‐regulatory federal agency within the U.S. Department of Commerce (link is external). NIST’s mission is to promote U.S. innovation and industrial competitiveness by advancing measurement science, standards, and technology in ways that enhance economic security and improve our quality of life. NIST launched the National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE), a group that works with security experts from industry, government and academia to address today’s most pressing cybersecurity problems by providing standards‐based solutions. FDA Postmarket Guidance identifies “core functions” of cybersecurity activities from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) cybersecurity framework and other security/risk management standards.