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Announcing a Meeting of the Computer System Security and Privacy Advisory Board

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AGENCY:

National Institute of Standards and Technology, Commerce.

ACTION:

Notice of meeting.

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SUMMARY:

Pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. App., notice is hereby given that the Computer System Security and Privacy Advisory Board (CSSPAB) will meet Tuesday, September 11, 2001, and Wednesday, September 12, 2001, from 9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. and Thursday, September 13, 2001, from 9:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. The Advisory Board was established by the Computer Security Act of 1987 (P.L. 100-235) to advise the Secretary of Commerce and the Director of NIST on security and privacy issues pertaining to federal computer systems. All sessions will be open to the public. Details regarding the Board's activities are available at http://csrc.nist.gov/​csspab/​.

DATES:

The meeting will be held on September 11 and 12, 2001, from 9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. and on September 13, 2001, from 9:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m.

ADDRESSES:

The meeting will take place at the National Security Agency's National Cryptologic Museum, Colony 7 Road, Annapolis Junction, Maryland.

AGENDA

  • Welcome and Overview
  • Two-Day Session on Minimally Accepted Security Controls—to include briefings from federal agencies such as the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Social Security Administration, Federal Communications Commission and the Federal Reserve
  • Updates on Recent Legislative Issues
  • Update on OMB Activities
  • Update on the NIST Computer Security Division
  • Work Plan Review of Governance Issues
  • Work Plan Review of GPEA Process
  • Discussion of Follow-On Actions from June 2001 Privacy Event
  • Public Participation
  • Agenda Development for December 2001 meeting
  • Wrap-Up

Note that agenda items may change without notice because of possible unexpected schedule conflicts of presenters.

Public Participation

The Board agenda will include a period of time, not to exceed thirty minutes, for oral comments and questions from the public. Each speaker will be limited to five minutes. Members of the public who are interested in speaking are asked to contact the Board Secretariat at the telephone number indicated below. In addition, written statements are invited and may be submitted to the Board at any time. Written statements should be directed to the CSSPAB Secretariat, Information Technology Laboratory, 100 Bureau Drive, Stop 8930, National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD 20899-8930. It would be appreciated if 35 copies of written material were submitted for distribution to the Board and attendees no later than September 7, 2001. Approximately 15 seats will be available for the public and media.

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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:

Dr. Fran Nielsen, Board Secretariat, Information Technology Laboratory, National Institute of Standards and Technology, 100 Bureau Drive, Stop 8930, Gaithersburg, MD 20899-8930, telephone: (301) 975-3669.

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Dated: August 20, 2001.

Karen H. Brown,

Acting Director, NIST.

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[FR Doc. 01-21579 Filed 8-24-01; 8:45 am]

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