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Access Control
NumberDateTitle
FIPS 201-2Aug 2013Personal Identity Verification (PIV) of Federal Employees and Contractors
FIPS 201-2 FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.FIPS.201-2 [Direct Link]
2012 Draft Comments and Dispositions
2011 Draft Comments and Dispositions
FIPS 200Mar 2006Minimum Security Requirements for Federal Information and Information Systems
FIPS 200
FIPS 188Sep 1994Standard Security Label for Information Transfer
FIPS 188
SP 800-162Jan 2014Guide to Attribute Based Access Control (ABAC) Definition and Considerations
SP 800-162 FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-162 [Direct Link]
SP 800-162 (EPUB) FAQ
SP 800-161 
(Draft)
Jun. 3, 2014DRAFT Supply Chain Risk Management Practices for Federal Information Systems and Organizations (Second Draft)
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-153Feb 2012Guidelines for Securing Wireless Local Area Networks (WLANs)
SP 800-153
SP 800-147 BAug. 2014BIOS Protection Guidelines for Servers
SP 800-147B FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-147B [Direct Link]
SP 800-147Apr 2011Basic Input/Output System (BIOS) Protection Guidelines
SP 800-147
SP 800-132Dec 2010Recommendation for Password-Based Key Derivation Part 1: Storage Applications
SP 800-132
SP 800-127Sep 2010Guide to Securing WiMAX Wireless Communications
SP 800-127
SP 800-127 (EPUB) FAQ
SP 800-125Jan 2011Guide to Security for Full Virtualization Technologies
SP 800-125
SP 800-124 Rev. 1Jun 2013Guidelines for Managing the Security of Mobile Devices in the Enterprise
SP 800-124 Rev. 1 FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-124r1 [Direct Link]
SP 800-124 Rev. 1 (EPUB) FAQ
SP 800-123Jul 2008Guide to General Server Security
SP 800-123
SP 800-123 (EPUB) FAQ
SP 800-122Apr 2010Guide to Protecting the Confidentiality of Personally Identifiable Information (PII)
SP 800-122
SP 800-122 (EPUB) FAQ
SP 800-121 Rev. 1Jun 2012Guide to Bluetooth Security
SP 800-121 Rev. 1
SP 800-120Sep 2009Recommendation for EAP Methods Used in Wireless Network Access Authentication
SP 800-120
SP 800-116Nov 2008A Recommendation for the Use of PIV Credentials in Physical Access Control Systems (PACS)
SP 800-116
SP 800-114Nov 2007User's Guide to Securing External Devices for Telework and Remote Access
SP 800-114
SP 800-113Jul 2008 Guide to SSL VPNs
SP 800-113
SP 800-103 
(Draft)
Oct. 6, 2006DRAFT An Ontology of Identity Credentials, Part I: Background and Formulation
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-100Oct 2006Information Security Handbook: A Guide for Managers
SP 800-100 (including updates as of 03-07-2007)
SP 800-97Feb 2007Establishing Wireless Robust Security Networks: A Guide to IEEE 802.11i
SP 800-97
SP 800-96Sep 2006PIV Card to Reader Interoperability Guidelines
SP 800-96
SP 800-87 Rev 1Apr 2008Codes for Identification of Federal and Federally-Assisted Organizations
SP 800-87 Rev. 1
SP 800-83 Rev. 1Jul 2013Guide to Malware Incident Prevention and Handling for Desktops and Laptops
SP 800-83 Rev. 1 FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-83r1 [Direct Link]
SP 800-81 -2Sep 2013Secure Domain Name System (DNS) Deployment Guide
SP 800-81-2 FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-81-2 [Direct Link]
SP 800-78 -4 
(Draft)
May 19, 2014DRAFT Cryptographic Algorithms and Key Sizes for Personal Identity Verification
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-78 -3Dec 2010Cryptographic Algorithms and Key Sizes for Personal Identification Verification (PIV)
SP 800-78-3
SP 800-77Dec 2005Guide to IPsec VPNs
SP 800-77
SP 800-76 -2Jul 2013Biometric Specifications for Personal Identity Verification
SP 800-76-2 FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-76-2 [Direct Link]
SP 800-73 -4 
(Draft)
May 19, 2014DRAFT Interfaces for Personal Identity Verification (3 Parts)
Part 1- PIV Card Application Namespace, Data Model and Representation
Part 2- PIV Card Application Card Command Interface
Part 3- PIV Client Application Programming Interface

Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-73 -3Feb 2010Interfaces for Personal Identity Verification (4 Parts)
Part 1: End Point PIV Card Application Namespace, Data Model & Representation
Part 2: PIV Card Application Card Command Interface
Part 3: PIV Client Application Programming Interface
Part 4: The PIV Transitional Interfaces & Data Model Specification
SP 800-68 Rev. 1Oct 2008Guide to Securing Microsoft Windows XP Systems for IT Professionals
SP 800-68 Rev. 1
SP 800-66 Rev 1Oct 2008An Introductory Resource Guide for Implementing the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Security Rule
SP 800-66 Rev. 1
SP 800-58Jan 2005Security Considerations for Voice Over IP Systems
SP 800-58
SP 800-57 Part 3-Rev.1 
(Draft)
May 5, 2014DRAFT Recommendation for Key Management: Part 3 - Application-Specific Key Management Guidance
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-57 Part 1Jul 2012Recommendation for Key Management: Part 1: General (Revision 3)
SP 800-57 Part 1, Rev. 3
SP 800-57 Part 2Aug 2005Recommendation for Key Management: Part 2: Best Practices for Key Management Organization
SP 800-57 Part 2
SP 800-57 Part 3Dec 2009Recommendation for Key Management, Part 3 Application-Specific Key Management Guidance
SP 800-57 Part 3
SP 800-53 Rev. 4Apr 2013Security and Privacy Controls for Federal Information Systems and Organizations
SP 800-53 Rev. 4 (including updates as of 01-15-2014) FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-53r4 [Direct Link]
Word version of SP 800-53 Rev. 4 (01-15-2014)
XML file for SP 800-53 Rev. 4 (01-15-2014)
Summary of NIST SP 800-53 Revision 4
SP 800-48 Rev. 1Jul 2008Guide to Securing Legacy IEEE 802.11 Wireless Networks
SP 800-48 Rev. 1
SP 800-46 Rev. 1Jun 2009Guide to Enterprise Telework and Remote Access Security
SP 800-46 Rev. 1
SP 800-45 Version 2Feb 2007Guidelines on Electronic Mail Security
SP 800-45 Version 2
SP 800-43Nov 2002Systems Administration Guidance for Windows 2000 Professional System
SP 800-43
SP 800-41 Rev. 1Sep 2009Guidelines on Firewalls and Firewall Policy
SP 800-41 Rev. 1
SP 800-36Oct 2003Guide to Selecting Information Technology Security Products
SP 800-36
SP 800-28 Version 2Mar 2008Guidelines on Active Content and Mobile Code
SP 800-28 Version 2
SP 800-24Apr 2001PBX Vulnerability Analysis: Finding Holes in Your PBX Before Someone Else Does
SP 800-24
SP 800-19Oct 1999Mobile Agent Security
SP 800-19
SP 800-14Sep 1996Generally Accepted Principles and Practices for Securing Information Technology Systems
SP 800-14
SP 800-12Oct 1995An Introduction to Computer Security: The NIST Handbook
SP 800-12
SP 800-12 (HTML)
NIST IR 8023 
(Draft)
Sept. 10, 2014DRAFT Risk Management for Replication Devices
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7966 
(Draft)
Aug. 21, 2014DRAFT Security of Automated Access Management Using Secure Shell (SSH)
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7904 
(Draft)
Dec. 21, 2012DRAFT Trusted Geolocation in the Cloud: Proof of Concept Implementation
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7849Mar 2014A Methodology for Developing Authentication Assurance Level Taxonomy for Smart Card-based Identity Verification
NISTIR 7849 FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.IR.7849 [Direct Link]
NIST IR 7817Nov 2012A Credential Reliability and Revocation Model for Federated Identities
NISTIR 7817 FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.IR.7817 [Direct Link]
NIST IR 7815Jul 2011Access Control for SAR Systems
NISTIR 7815
NIST IR 7621Oct 2009Small Business Information Security: The Fundamentals
NISTIR 7621
NIST IR 7611Aug 2009Use of ISO/IEC 24727 -- Service Access Layer Interface for Identity (SALII): Support for Development and use of Interoperable Identity Credentials
NISTIR 7611
NIST IR 7497Sep 2010Security Architecture Design Process for Health Information Exchanges (HIEs)
NISTIR 7497
NIST IR 7452Nov 2007Secure Biometric Match-on-Card Feasibility Report
NISTIR 7452
NIST IR 7313Jul 20065th Annual PKI R&D Workshop "Making PKI Easy to Use" Proceedings
NISTIR 7313
NIST IR 6192July 1998A Revised Model for Role-Based Access Control
NISTIR 6192
Citation Page for NISTIR 6192
NIST IR 5820April 1996Distributed Communication Methods and Role-Based Access Control for Use in Health Care Applications
NISTIR 5820
ITL October 2014Oct. 2014Release of NIST SP 800-147B, BIOS Protection Guidelines for Servers
ITL May 2014May 2014Small and Medium-Size Business Information Security Outreach Program
ITL March 2014Mar 2014Attribute Based Access Conctrol (ABAC) Definition and Considerations
Mar. 2014 ITL Bulletin (EPUB) FAQ
ITL October 2013Oct 2013ITL Updates Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) for Personal Identity Verification (PIV) of Federal Employees and Contractors
Oct. 2013 ITL Bulletin (EPUB) FAQ
ITL September 2013Sep 2013ITL Publishes Guidance on Preventing and Handling Malware Incidents
ITL October 2008Oct 2008Keeping Information Technology (IT) System Servers Secure: A General Guide to Good Practices
ITL March 2007Mar 2007Improving The Security of Electronic Mail: Updated Guidelines Issued by NIST
ITL November 2006Nov 2006Guide to Securing Computers Using Windows XP Home Edition
ITL June 2006Jun 2006Domain Name System (DNS) Services: NIST Recommendations for Secure Deployment
ITL April 2006Apr 2006Protecting Sensitive Information Transmitted in Public Networks
ITL March 2006Mar 2006Minimum Security Requirements for Federal Information and Information Systems: Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) 200 Approved by the Secretary of Commerce
ITL January 2006Jan 2006Testing and Validation of Personal Identity Verification (PIV) Components and Subsystems for Conformance to Federal Information Processing Standard 201
ITL April 2004Apr 2004Selecting Information Technology Security Products
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Audit & Accountability
NumberDateTitle
FIPS 200Mar 2006Minimum Security Requirements for Federal Information and Information Systems
FIPS 200
FIPS 199Feb 2004Standards for Security Categorization of Federal Information and Information Systems
FIPS 199
FIPS 198-1Jul 2008 The Keyed-Hash Message Authentication Code (HMAC)
FIPS 198-1
SP 800-161 
(Draft)
Jun. 3, 2014DRAFT Supply Chain Risk Management Practices for Federal Information Systems and Organizations (Second Draft)
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-137Sep 2011Information Security Continuous Monitoring for Federal Information Systems and Organizations
SP 800-137
SP 800-126 Rev. 2Sep 2011The Technical Specification for the Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP): SCAP Version 1.2
SP 800-126 Rev. 2
Errata for SP 800-126 Rev. 2
SP 800-126 Rev. 1Feb 2011The Technical Specification for the Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP): SCAP Version 1.1
SP 800-126 Rev. 1
SP 800-126Nov 2009The Technical Specification for the Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP): SCAP Version 1.0
SP 800-126
SP 800-123Jul 2008Guide to General Server Security
SP 800-123
SP 800-123 (EPUB) FAQ
SP 800-122Apr 2010Guide to Protecting the Confidentiality of Personally Identifiable Information (PII)
SP 800-122
SP 800-122 (EPUB) FAQ
SP 800-117 Rev. 1 
(Draft)
Jan. 6, 2012DRAFT Guide to Adopting and Using the Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP) Version 1.2
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-117Jul 2010Guide to Adopting and Using the Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP) Version 1.0
SP 800-117
SP 800-115Sep 2008Technical Guide to Information Security Testing and Assessment
SP 800-115
SP 800-115 (EPUB) FAQ
SP 800-100Oct 2006Information Security Handbook: A Guide for Managers
SP 800-100 (including updates as of 03-07-2007)
SP 800-94 Rev. 1 
(Draft)
July 25, 2012DRAFT Guide to Intrusion Detection and Prevention Systems (IDPS)
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-94Feb 2007Guide to Intrusion Detection and Prevention Systems (IDPS)
SP 800-94
SP 800-92Sep 2006Guide to Computer Security Log Management
SP 800-92
SP 800-92 (EPUB) FAQ
SP 800-89Nov 2006Recommendation for Obtaining Assurances for Digital Signature Applications
SP 800-89
SP 800-86Aug 2006Guide to Integrating Forensic Techniques into Incident Response
SP 800-86
SP 800-83 Rev. 1Jul 2013Guide to Malware Incident Prevention and Handling for Desktops and Laptops
SP 800-83 Rev. 1 FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-83r1 [Direct Link]
SP 800-72Nov 2004Guidelines on PDA Forensics
SP 800-72
SP 800-68 Rev. 1Oct 2008Guide to Securing Microsoft Windows XP Systems for IT Professionals
SP 800-68 Rev. 1
SP 800-66 Rev 1Oct 2008An Introductory Resource Guide for Implementing the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Security Rule
SP 800-66 Rev. 1
SP 800-57 Part 3-Rev.1 
(Draft)
May 5, 2014DRAFT Recommendation for Key Management: Part 3 - Application-Specific Key Management Guidance
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-57 Part 1Jul 2012Recommendation for Key Management: Part 1: General (Revision 3)
SP 800-57 Part 1, Rev. 3
SP 800-57 Part 2Aug 2005Recommendation for Key Management: Part 2: Best Practices for Key Management Organization
SP 800-57 Part 2
SP 800-57 Part 3Dec 2009Recommendation for Key Management, Part 3 Application-Specific Key Management Guidance
SP 800-57 Part 3
SP 800-53 Rev. 4Apr 2013Security and Privacy Controls for Federal Information Systems and Organizations
SP 800-53 Rev. 4 (including updates as of 01-15-2014) FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-53r4 [Direct Link]
Word version of SP 800-53 Rev. 4 (01-15-2014)
XML file for SP 800-53 Rev. 4 (01-15-2014)
Summary of NIST SP 800-53 Revision 4
SP 800-52Jun 2005Guidelines for the Selection and Use of Transport Layer Security (TLS) Implementations
SP800-52.pdf
SP 800-51 Rev. 1Feb 2011Guide to Using Vulnerability Naming Schemes
SP 800-51 Rev. 1
SP 800-49Nov 2002Federal S/MIME V3 Client Profile
SP 800-49
SP 800-45 Version 2Feb 2007Guidelines on Electronic Mail Security
SP 800-45 Version 2
SP 800-44 Version 2Sep 2007Guidelines on Securing Public Web Servers
SP 800-44 Version 2
SP 800-41 Rev. 1Sep 2009Guidelines on Firewalls and Firewall Policy
SP 800-41 Rev. 1
SP 800-19Oct 1999Mobile Agent Security
SP 800-19
SP 800-14Sep 1996Generally Accepted Principles and Practices for Securing Information Technology Systems
SP 800-14
SP 800-12Oct 1995An Introduction to Computer Security: The NIST Handbook
SP 800-12
SP 800-12 (HTML)
NIST IR 8023 
(Draft)
Sept. 10, 2014DRAFT Risk Management for Replication Devices
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7966 
(Draft)
Aug. 21, 2014DRAFT Security of Automated Access Management Using Secure Shell (SSH)
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7904 
(Draft)
Dec. 21, 2012DRAFT Trusted Geolocation in the Cloud: Proof of Concept Implementation
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7848 
(Draft)
May 7, 2012DRAFT Specification for the Asset Summary Reporting Format 1.0
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7831 
(Draft)
Dec. 6, 2011DRAFT Common Remediation Enumeration (CRE) Version 1.0
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7817Nov 2012A Credential Reliability and Revocation Model for Federated Identities
NISTIR 7817 FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.IR.7817 [Direct Link]
NIST IR 7802Sep 2011Trust Model for Security Automation Data (TMSAD) Version 1.0
NISTIR 7802
NIST IR 7800 
(Draft)
Jan. 20, 2012DRAFT Applying the Continuous Monitoring Technical Reference Model to the Asset, Configuration, and Vulnerability Management Domains
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7799 
(Draft)
Jan. 6, 2012DRAFT Continuous Monitoring Reference Model Workflow, Subsystem, and Interface Specifications
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7756 
(Draft)
Jan. 6, 2012DRAFT CAESARS Framework Extension: An Enterprise Continuous Monitoring Technical Reference Architecture
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7698Aug 2011Common Platform Enumeration: Applicability Language Specification Version 2.3
NISTIR 7698
NIST IR 7697Aug 2011Common Platform Enumeration: Dictionary Specification Version 2.3
NISTIR 7697
NIST IR 7696Aug 2011Common Platform Enumeration : Name Matching Specification Version 2.3
NISTIR 7696
NIST IR 7695Aug 2011Common Platform Enumeration: Naming Specification Version 2.3
NISTIR 7695
NIST IR 7694Jun 2011Specification for the Asset Reporting Format 1.1
NISTIR 7694
NIST IR 7693Jun 2011Specification for Asset Identification 1.1
NISTIR 7693
NIST IR 7692Apr 2011Specification for the Open Checklist Interactive Language (OCIL) Version 2.0
NISTIR 7692
NIST IR 7670 
(Draft)
Feb. 10, 2011DRAFT Proposed Open Specifications for an Enterprise Remediation Automation Framework
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7516Aug 2008Forensic Filtering of Cell Phone Protocols
NISTIR 7516
NIST IR 7358Jan 2007Program Review for Information Security Management Assistance (PRISMA)
NISTIR 7358
NIST IR 7275 Rev. 4Sep 2011Specification for the Extensible Configuration Checklist Description Format (XCCDF) Version 1.2
NISTIR 7275 Rev. 4
NISTIR 7275 Rev. 4 (03-2012 update)
NISTIR 7275 Rev. 4 (03-2012 update - markup)
NIST IR 7275 Rev. 3Jan 2008Specification for the Extensible Configuration Checklist Description Format (XCCDF) Version 1.1.4
NISTIR 7275 Rev. 3
ITL September 2013Sep 2013ITL Publishes Guidance on Preventing and Handling Malware Incidents
ITL October 2008Oct 2008Keeping Information Technology (IT) System Servers Secure: A General Guide to Good Practices
ITL March 2007Mar 2007Improving The Security of Electronic Mail: Updated Guidelines Issued by NIST
ITL February 2007Feb 2007Intrusion Detection and Prevention Systems
ITL October 2006Oct 2006Log Management: Using Computer and Network Records to Improve Information Security
ITL September 2006Sep 2006Forensic Techniques: Helping Organizations Improve Their Responses to Information Security Incidents
ITL March 2006Mar 2006Minimum Security Requirements for Federal Information and Information Systems: Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) 200 Approved by the Secretary of Commerce
ITL November 2004Nov 2004Understanding the New NIST Standards and Guidelines Required by FISMA: How Three Mandated Documents are Changing the Dynamic of Information Security for the Federal Government
ITL March 2004Mar 2004Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) 199, Standards for Security Categorization of Federal Information and Information Systems
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Awareness & Training
NumberDateTitle
FIPS 200Mar 2006Minimum Security Requirements for Federal Information and Information Systems
FIPS 200
SP 800-161 
(Draft)
Jun. 3, 2014DRAFT Supply Chain Risk Management Practices for Federal Information Systems and Organizations (Second Draft)
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-100Oct 2006Information Security Handbook: A Guide for Managers
SP 800-100 (including updates as of 03-07-2007)
SP 800-66 Rev 1Oct 2008An Introductory Resource Guide for Implementing the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Security Rule
SP 800-66 Rev. 1
SP 800-53 Rev. 4Apr 2013Security and Privacy Controls for Federal Information Systems and Organizations
SP 800-53 Rev. 4 (including updates as of 01-15-2014) FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-53r4 [Direct Link]
Word version of SP 800-53 Rev. 4 (01-15-2014)
XML file for SP 800-53 Rev. 4 (01-15-2014)
Summary of NIST SP 800-53 Revision 4
SP 800-50Oct 2003Building an Information Technology Security Awareness and Training Program
SP 800-50
SP 800-40 Version 2.0Nov 2005Creating a Patch and Vulnerability Management Program
SP 800-40 Version 2.0
SP 800-16 Rev. 1 (3rd draft) 
(Draft)
Mar. 14, 2014DRAFT A Role-Based Model for Federal Information Technology / Cyber Security Training (3rd public draft)
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-16Apr 1998Information Technology Security Training Requirements: A Role- and Performance-Based Model
SP 800-16
Appendices A, B, C, D
Appendix E
SP 800-14Sep 1996Generally Accepted Principles and Practices for Securing Information Technology Systems
SP 800-14
SP 800-12Oct 1995An Introduction to Computer Security: The NIST Handbook
SP 800-12
SP 800-12 (HTML)
NIST IR 7621Oct 2009Small Business Information Security: The Fundamentals
NISTIR 7621
NIST IR 7611Aug 2009Use of ISO/IEC 24727 -- Service Access Layer Interface for Identity (SALII): Support for Development and use of Interoperable Identity Credentials
NISTIR 7611
NIST IR 7359Jan 2007Information Security Guide For Government Executives
NISTIR 7359
Booklet
ITL May 2014May 2014Small and Medium-Size Business Information Security Outreach Program
ITL November 2006Nov 2006Guide to Securing Computers Using Windows XP Home Edition
ITL March 2006Mar 2006Minimum Security Requirements for Federal Information and Information Systems: Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) 200 Approved by the Secretary of Commerce
ITL February 2006Feb 2006Creating a Program to Manage Security Patches and Vulnerabilities: NIST Recommendations for Improving System Security
ITL October 2003Oct 2003Information Technology Security Awareness, Training, Education, and Certification
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Certification, Accreditation & Security Assessments
NumberDateTitle
FIPS 200Mar 2006Minimum Security Requirements for Federal Information and Information Systems
FIPS 200
FIPS 199Feb 2004Standards for Security Categorization of Federal Information and Information Systems
FIPS 199
SP 800-161 
(Draft)
Jun. 3, 2014DRAFT Supply Chain Risk Management Practices for Federal Information Systems and Organizations (Second Draft)
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-137Sep 2011Information Security Continuous Monitoring for Federal Information Systems and Organizations
SP 800-137
SP 800-126 Rev. 2Sep 2011The Technical Specification for the Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP): SCAP Version 1.2
SP 800-126 Rev. 2
Errata for SP 800-126 Rev. 2
SP 800-126 Rev. 1Feb 2011The Technical Specification for the Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP): SCAP Version 1.1
SP 800-126 Rev. 1
SP 800-126Nov 2009The Technical Specification for the Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP): SCAP Version 1.0
SP 800-126
SP 800-117 Rev. 1 
(Draft)
Jan. 6, 2012DRAFT Guide to Adopting and Using the Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP) Version 1.2
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-117Jul 2010Guide to Adopting and Using the Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP) Version 1.0
SP 800-117
SP 800-115Sep 2008Technical Guide to Information Security Testing and Assessment
SP 800-115
SP 800-115 (EPUB) FAQ
SP 800-100Oct 2006Information Security Handbook: A Guide for Managers
SP 800-100 (including updates as of 03-07-2007)
SP 800-85 B-4 
(Draft)
Aug. 6, 2014DRAFT PIV Data Model Conformance Test Guidelines
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-85 BJul 2006PIV Data Model Test Guidelines
SP 800-85B
SP 800-85 A-2Jul 2010PIV Card Application and Middleware Interface Test Guidelines (SP800-73-3 Compliance)
SP 800-85A-2
SP 800-79 2 
(Draft)
Jun 2, 2014DRAFT Guidelines for the Authorization of Personal Identity Verification Card Issuers (PCI) and Derived PIV Credential Issuers (DPCI)
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-79 -1Jun 2008Guidelines for the Accreditation of Personal Identity Verification (PIV) Card Issuers (PCI's)
SP 800-79-1
SP 800-76 -2Jul 2013Biometric Specifications for Personal Identity Verification
SP 800-76-2 FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-76-2 [Direct Link]
SP 800-66 Rev 1Oct 2008An Introductory Resource Guide for Implementing the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Security Rule
SP 800-66 Rev. 1
SP 800-65 Rev. 1 
(Draft)
July 14, 2009DRAFT Recommendations for Integrating Information Security into the Capital Planning and Investment Control Process (CPIC)
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-65Jan 2005Integrating IT Security into the Capital Planning and Investment Control Process
SP 800-65
SP 800-55 Rev. 1Jul 2008Performance Measurement Guide for Information Security
SP 800-55 Rev. 1
SP 800-53 Rev. 4Apr 2013Security and Privacy Controls for Federal Information Systems and Organizations
SP 800-53 Rev. 4 (including updates as of 01-15-2014) FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-53r4 [Direct Link]
Word version of SP 800-53 Rev. 4 (01-15-2014)
XML file for SP 800-53 Rev. 4 (01-15-2014)
Summary of NIST SP 800-53 Revision 4
SP 800-53 A Rev.4 
(Draft)
July 31, 2014DRAFT Assessing Security and Privacy Controls in Federal Information Systems and Organizations: Building Effective Assessment Plans
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-53 A Rev. 1Jun 2010Guide for Assessing the Security Controls in Federal Information Systems and Organizations, Building Effective Security Assessment Plans
SP 800-53A Rev. 1
Security Assessment Overview and Cases
SP 800-47Aug 2002Security Guide for Interconnecting Information Technology Systems
SP 800-47
SP 800-37 Rev. 1Feb 2010Guide for Applying the Risk Management Framework to Federal Information Systems: A Security Life Cycle Approach
SP 800-37 Rev. 1 (including updates as of June 05, 2014) FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-37r1 [Direct Link]
Supplemental Guidance on Ongoing Authorization, (June 2014)
SP 800-36Oct 2003Guide to Selecting Information Technology Security Products
SP 800-36
SP 800-35Oct 2003Guide to Information Technology Security Services
SP 800-35
SP 800-30 Rev. 1Sep 2012Guide for Conducting Risk Assessments
SP 800-30 Rev. 1
SP 800-30 Rev. 1 (EPUB) FAQ
SP 800-23Aug 2000Guidelines to Federal Organizations on Security Assurance and Acquisition/Use of Tested/Evaluated Products
SP 800-23
SP 800-22 Rev. 1aApr 2010A Statistical Test Suite for Random and Pseudorandom Number Generators for Cryptographic Applications
SP 800-22 Rev. 1a
SP 800-20Oct 1999Modes of Operation Validation System for the Triple Data Encryption Algorithm (TMOVS): Requirements and Procedures
SP 800-20 (including updates as of 03-2012)
SP 800-18 Rev.1Feb 2006Guide for Developing Security Plans for Federal Information Systems
SP 800-18 Rev. 1
SP 800-17Feb 1998Modes of Operation Validation System (MOVS): Requirements and Procedures
SP 800-17
SP 800-14Sep 1996Generally Accepted Principles and Practices for Securing Information Technology Systems
SP 800-14
SP 800-12Oct 1995An Introduction to Computer Security: The NIST Handbook
SP 800-12
SP 800-12 (HTML)
NIST IR 7966 
(Draft)
Aug. 21, 2014DRAFT Security of Automated Access Management Using Secure Shell (SSH)
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7848 
(Draft)
May 7, 2012DRAFT Specification for the Asset Summary Reporting Format 1.0
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7831 
(Draft)
Dec. 6, 2011DRAFT Common Remediation Enumeration (CRE) Version 1.0
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7802Sep 2011Trust Model for Security Automation Data (TMSAD) Version 1.0
NISTIR 7802
NIST IR 7800 
(Draft)
Jan. 20, 2012DRAFT Applying the Continuous Monitoring Technical Reference Model to the Asset, Configuration, and Vulnerability Management Domains
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7799 
(Draft)
Jan. 6, 2012DRAFT Continuous Monitoring Reference Model Workflow, Subsystem, and Interface Specifications
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7756 
(Draft)
Jan. 6, 2012DRAFT CAESARS Framework Extension: An Enterprise Continuous Monitoring Technical Reference Architecture
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7692Apr 2011Specification for the Open Checklist Interactive Language (OCIL) Version 2.0
NISTIR 7692
NIST IR 7511 Rev. 3Jan 2013Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP) Version 1.2 Validation Program Test Requirements
NISTIR 7511 Rev. 3 (including updates as of 07-11-2013) FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.IR.7511 [Direct Link]
NIST IR 7358Jan 2007Program Review for Information Security Management Assistance (PRISMA)
NISTIR 7358
ITL March 2006Mar 2006Minimum Security Requirements for Federal Information and Information Systems: Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) 200 Approved by the Secretary of Commerce
ITL January 2005Jan 2005Integrating Information Technology (IT) Security into the Capital Planning and Investment Control Process
ITL November 2004Nov 2004Understanding the New NIST Standards and Guidelines Required by FISMA: How Three Mandated Documents are Changing the Dynamic of Information Security for the Federal Government
ITL June 2004Jun 2004Information Technology Security Services: How to Select, Implement, and Manage
ITL April 2004Apr 2004Selecting Information Technology Security Products
ITL March 2004Mar 2004Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) 199, Standards for Security Categorization of Federal Information and Information Systems
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Configuration Management
NumberDateTitle
FIPS 200Mar 2006Minimum Security Requirements for Federal Information and Information Systems
FIPS 200
SP 800-161 
(Draft)
Jun. 3, 2014DRAFT Supply Chain Risk Management Practices for Federal Information Systems and Organizations (Second Draft)
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-155 
(Draft)
Dec. 8, 2011DRAFT BIOS Integrity Measurement Guidelines
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-153Feb 2012Guidelines for Securing Wireless Local Area Networks (WLANs)
SP 800-153
SP 800-137Sep 2011Information Security Continuous Monitoring for Federal Information Systems and Organizations
SP 800-137
SP 800-128Aug 2011Guide for Security-Focused Configuration Management of Information Systems
SP 800-128
SP 800-126 Rev. 2Sep 2011The Technical Specification for the Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP): SCAP Version 1.2
SP 800-126 Rev. 2
Errata for SP 800-126 Rev. 2
SP 800-126 Rev. 1Feb 2011The Technical Specification for the Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP): SCAP Version 1.1
SP 800-126 Rev. 1
SP 800-126Nov 2009The Technical Specification for the Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP): SCAP Version 1.0
SP 800-126
SP 800-125Jan 2011Guide to Security for Full Virtualization Technologies
SP 800-125
SP 800-124 Rev. 1Jun 2013Guidelines for Managing the Security of Mobile Devices in the Enterprise
SP 800-124 Rev. 1 FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-124r1 [Direct Link]
SP 800-124 Rev. 1 (EPUB) FAQ
SP 800-123Jul 2008Guide to General Server Security
SP 800-123
SP 800-123 (EPUB) FAQ
SP 800-117 Rev. 1 
(Draft)
Jan. 6, 2012DRAFT Guide to Adopting and Using the Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP) Version 1.2
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-117Jul 2010Guide to Adopting and Using the Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP) Version 1.0
SP 800-117
SP 800-114Nov 2007User's Guide to Securing External Devices for Telework and Remote Access
SP 800-114
SP 800-111Nov 2007Guide to Storage Encryption Technologies for End User Devices
SP 800-111
SP 800-100Oct 2006Information Security Handbook: A Guide for Managers
SP 800-100 (including updates as of 03-07-2007)
SP 800-86Aug 2006Guide to Integrating Forensic Techniques into Incident Response
SP 800-86
SP 800-83 Rev. 1Jul 2013Guide to Malware Incident Prevention and Handling for Desktops and Laptops
SP 800-83 Rev. 1 FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-83r1 [Direct Link]
SP 800-81 -2Sep 2013Secure Domain Name System (DNS) Deployment Guide
SP 800-81-2 FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-81-2 [Direct Link]
SP 800-70 Rev. 2Feb 2011National Checklist Program for IT Products: Guidelines for Checklist Users and Developers
SP 800-70 Rev. 2
SP 800-68 Rev. 1Oct 2008Guide to Securing Microsoft Windows XP Systems for IT Professionals
SP 800-68 Rev. 1
SP 800-54Jul 2007Border Gateway Protocol Security
SP 800-54
SP 800-53 Rev. 4Apr 2013Security and Privacy Controls for Federal Information Systems and Organizations
SP 800-53 Rev. 4 (including updates as of 01-15-2014) FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-53r4 [Direct Link]
Word version of SP 800-53 Rev. 4 (01-15-2014)
XML file for SP 800-53 Rev. 4 (01-15-2014)
Summary of NIST SP 800-53 Revision 4
SP 800-51 Rev. 1Feb 2011Guide to Using Vulnerability Naming Schemes
SP 800-51 Rev. 1
SP 800-48 Rev. 1Jul 2008Guide to Securing Legacy IEEE 802.11 Wireless Networks
SP 800-48 Rev. 1
SP 800-46 Rev. 1Jun 2009Guide to Enterprise Telework and Remote Access Security
SP 800-46 Rev. 1
SP 800-45 Version 2Feb 2007Guidelines on Electronic Mail Security
SP 800-45 Version 2
SP 800-44 Version 2Sep 2007Guidelines on Securing Public Web Servers
SP 800-44 Version 2
SP 800-43Nov 2002Systems Administration Guidance for Windows 2000 Professional System
SP 800-43
SP 800-40 Rev. 3Jul 2013Guide to Enterprise Patch Management Technologies
SP 800-40 Rev. 3 FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-40r3 [Direct Link]
SP 800-40 Version 2.0Nov 2005Creating a Patch and Vulnerability Management Program
SP 800-40 Version 2.0
SP 800-37 Rev. 1Feb 2010Guide for Applying the Risk Management Framework to Federal Information Systems: A Security Life Cycle Approach
SP 800-37 Rev. 1 (including updates as of June 05, 2014) FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-37r1 [Direct Link]
Supplemental Guidance on Ongoing Authorization, (June 2014)
SP 800-35Oct 2003Guide to Information Technology Security Services
SP 800-35
SP 800-14Sep 1996Generally Accepted Principles and Practices for Securing Information Technology Systems
SP 800-14
SP 800-12Oct 1995An Introduction to Computer Security: The NIST Handbook
SP 800-12
SP 800-12 (HTML)
NIST IR 8023 
(Draft)
Sept. 10, 2014DRAFT Risk Management for Replication Devices
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7966 
(Draft)
Aug. 21, 2014DRAFT Security of Automated Access Management Using Secure Shell (SSH)
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7946Apr. 2014CVSS Implementation Guidance
NISTIR 7946 FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.IR.7946 [Direct Link]
NIST IR 7904 
(Draft)
Dec. 21, 2012DRAFT Trusted Geolocation in the Cloud: Proof of Concept Implementation
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7864Jul 2012The Common Misuse Scoring System (CMSS): Metrics for Software Feature Misuse Vulnerabilities
NISTIR 7864 FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.IR.7864 [Direct Link]
NIST IR 7848 
(Draft)
May 7, 2012DRAFT Specification for the Asset Summary Reporting Format 1.0
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7831 
(Draft)
Dec. 6, 2011DRAFT Common Remediation Enumeration (CRE) Version 1.0
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7802Sep 2011Trust Model for Security Automation Data (TMSAD) Version 1.0
NISTIR 7802
NIST IR 7800 
(Draft)
Jan. 20, 2012DRAFT Applying the Continuous Monitoring Technical Reference Model to the Asset, Configuration, and Vulnerability Management Domains
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7799 
(Draft)
Jan. 6, 2012DRAFT Continuous Monitoring Reference Model Workflow, Subsystem, and Interface Specifications
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7764Feb 2011Status Report on the Second Round of the SHA-3 Cryptographic Hash Algorithm Competition
NISTIR 7764
NIST IR 7756 
(Draft)
Jan. 6, 2012DRAFT CAESARS Framework Extension: An Enterprise Continuous Monitoring Technical Reference Architecture
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7698Aug 2011Common Platform Enumeration: Applicability Language Specification Version 2.3
NISTIR 7698
NIST IR 7697Aug 2011Common Platform Enumeration: Dictionary Specification Version 2.3
NISTIR 7697
NIST IR 7696Aug 2011Common Platform Enumeration : Name Matching Specification Version 2.3
NISTIR 7696
NIST IR 7695Aug 2011Common Platform Enumeration: Naming Specification Version 2.3
NISTIR 7695
NIST IR 7694Jun 2011Specification for the Asset Reporting Format 1.1
NISTIR 7694
NIST IR 7693Jun 2011Specification for Asset Identification 1.1
NISTIR 7693
NIST IR 7692Apr 2011Specification for the Open Checklist Interactive Language (OCIL) Version 2.0
NISTIR 7692
NIST IR 7670 
(Draft)
Feb. 10, 2011DRAFT Proposed Open Specifications for an Enterprise Remediation Automation Framework
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7621Oct 2009Small Business Information Security: The Fundamentals
NISTIR 7621
NIST IR 7502Dec 2010The Common Configuration Scoring System (CCSS): Metrics for Software Security Configuration Vulnerabilities
NISTIR 7502
NIST IR 7435Aug 2007The Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) and Its Applicability to Federal Agency Systems
NISTIR 7435
NIST IR 7275 Rev. 4Sep 2011Specification for the Extensible Configuration Checklist Description Format (XCCDF) Version 1.2
NISTIR 7275 Rev. 4
NISTIR 7275 Rev. 4 (03-2012 update)
NISTIR 7275 Rev. 4 (03-2012 update - markup)
NIST IR 7275 Rev. 3Jan 2008Specification for the Extensible Configuration Checklist Description Format (XCCDF) Version 1.1.4
NISTIR 7275 Rev. 3
ITL July 2014Jul 2014Release of NIST Interagency Report 7946, CVSS Implementation Guidance
ITL May 2014May 2014Small and Medium-Size Business Information Security Outreach Program
ITL February 2014Feb 2014Framework for Improving Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity
Feb. 2014 ITL Bulletin (EPUB) FAQ
ITL September 2013Sep 2013ITL Publishes Guidance on Preventing and Handling Malware Incidents
ITL August 2013Aug 2013ITL Publishes Guidance on Enterprise Patch Management Technologies
ITL October 2008Oct 2008Keeping Information Technology (IT) System Servers Secure: A General Guide to Good Practices
ITL July 2007Jul 2007Border Gateway Protocol (BGP) Security
ITL March 2007Mar 2007Improving The Security of Electronic Mail: Updated Guidelines Issued by NIST
ITL November 2006Nov 2006Guide to Securing Computers Using Windows XP Home Edition
ITL September 2006Sep 2006Forensic Techniques: Helping Organizations Improve Their Responses to Information Security Incidents
ITL June 2006Jun 2006Domain Name System (DNS) Services: NIST Recommendations for Secure Deployment
ITL March 2006Mar 2006Minimum Security Requirements for Federal Information and Information Systems: Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) 200 Approved by the Secretary of Commerce
ITL February 2006Feb 2006Creating a Program to Manage Security Patches and Vulnerabilities: NIST Recommendations for Improving System Security
ITL June 2004Jun 2004Information Technology Security Services: How to Select, Implement, and Manage
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Contingency Planning
NumberDateTitle
FIPS 200Mar 2006Minimum Security Requirements for Federal Information and Information Systems
FIPS 200
SP 800-161 
(Draft)
Jun. 3, 2014DRAFT Supply Chain Risk Management Practices for Federal Information Systems and Organizations (Second Draft)
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-100Oct 2006Information Security Handbook: A Guide for Managers
SP 800-100 (including updates as of 03-07-2007)
SP 800-86Aug 2006Guide to Integrating Forensic Techniques into Incident Response
SP 800-86
SP 800-83 Rev. 1Jul 2013Guide to Malware Incident Prevention and Handling for Desktops and Laptops
SP 800-83 Rev. 1 FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-83r1 [Direct Link]
SP 800-81 -2Sep 2013Secure Domain Name System (DNS) Deployment Guide
SP 800-81-2 FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-81-2 [Direct Link]
SP 800-66 Rev 1Oct 2008An Introductory Resource Guide for Implementing the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Security Rule
SP 800-66 Rev. 1
SP 800-57 Part 3-Rev.1 
(Draft)
May 5, 2014DRAFT Recommendation for Key Management: Part 3 - Application-Specific Key Management Guidance
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-57 Part 1Jul 2012Recommendation for Key Management: Part 1: General (Revision 3)
SP 800-57 Part 1, Rev. 3
SP 800-57 Part 2Aug 2005Recommendation for Key Management: Part 2: Best Practices for Key Management Organization
SP 800-57 Part 2
SP 800-57 Part 3Dec 2009Recommendation for Key Management, Part 3 Application-Specific Key Management Guidance
SP 800-57 Part 3
SP 800-53 Rev. 4Apr 2013Security and Privacy Controls for Federal Information Systems and Organizations
SP 800-53 Rev. 4 (including updates as of 01-15-2014) FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-53r4 [Direct Link]
Word version of SP 800-53 Rev. 4 (01-15-2014)
XML file for SP 800-53 Rev. 4 (01-15-2014)
Summary of NIST SP 800-53 Revision 4
SP 800-50Oct 2003Building an Information Technology Security Awareness and Training Program
SP 800-50
SP 800-46 Rev. 1Jun 2009Guide to Enterprise Telework and Remote Access Security
SP 800-46 Rev. 1
SP 800-45 Version 2Feb 2007Guidelines on Electronic Mail Security
SP 800-45 Version 2
SP 800-44 Version 2Sep 2007Guidelines on Securing Public Web Servers
SP 800-44 Version 2
SP 800-43Nov 2002Systems Administration Guidance for Windows 2000 Professional System
SP 800-43
SP 800-34 Rev. 1May 2010Contingency Planning Guide for Federal Information Systems
SP 800-34 Rev. 1 (including updates as of 11-11-2010)
Business Impact Analysis (BIA) Template (SP 800-34 Rev. 1)
Contingency Planning: Low Impact System Template (SP 800-34 Rev. 1)
Contingency Planning: Moderate Impact System Template (SP 800-34 Rev. 1)
Contingency Planning: High Impact System Template (SP 800-34 Rev. 1)
SP 800-25Oct 2000Federal Agency Use of Public Key Technology for Digital Signatures and Authentication
SP 800-25
SP 800-24Apr 2001PBX Vulnerability Analysis: Finding Holes in Your PBX Before Someone Else Does
SP 800-24
SP 800-21 2nd editionDec 2005Guideline for Implementing Cryptography in the Federal Government
SP 800-21 2nd Edition
SP 800-14Sep 1996Generally Accepted Principles and Practices for Securing Information Technology Systems
SP 800-14
SP 800-13Oct 1995Telecommunications Security Guidelines for Telecommunications Management Network
SP 800-13
SP 800-12Oct 1995An Introduction to Computer Security: The NIST Handbook
SP 800-12
SP 800-12 (HTML)
NIST IR 7966 
(Draft)
Aug. 21, 2014DRAFT Security of Automated Access Management Using Secure Shell (SSH)
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7621Oct 2009Small Business Information Security: The Fundamentals
NISTIR 7621
ITL May 2014May 2014Small and Medium-Size Business Information Security Outreach Program
ITL February 2014Feb 2014Framework for Improving Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity
Feb. 2014 ITL Bulletin (EPUB) FAQ
ITL September 2013Sep 2013ITL Publishes Guidance on Preventing and Handling Malware Incidents
ITL March 2007Mar 2007Improving The Security of Electronic Mail: Updated Guidelines Issued by NIST
ITL December 2006Dec 2006Maintaining Effective Information Technology (IT) Security Through Test, Training, and Exercise Programs
ITL November 2006Nov 2006Guide to Securing Computers Using Windows XP Home Edition
ITL September 2006Sep 2006Forensic Techniques: Helping Organizations Improve Their Responses to Information Security Incidents
ITL June 2006Jun 2006Domain Name System (DNS) Services: NIST Recommendations for Secure Deployment
ITL March 2006Mar 2006Minimum Security Requirements for Federal Information and Information Systems: Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) 200 Approved by the Secretary of Commerce
ITL April 2002Apr 2002Techniques for System and Data Recovery
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Identification & Authentication
NumberDateTitle
FIPS 201-2Aug 2013Personal Identity Verification (PIV) of Federal Employees and Contractors
FIPS 201-2 FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.FIPS.201-2 [Direct Link]
2012 Draft Comments and Dispositions
2011 Draft Comments and Dispositions
FIPS 200Mar 2006Minimum Security Requirements for Federal Information and Information Systems
FIPS 200
FIPS 190Sep 1994Guideline for the Use of Advanced Authentication Technology Alternatives
FIPS 190
FIPS 140-3 
(Draft)
Dec. 11, 2009DRAFT Security Requirements for Cryptographic Modules (Revised Draft)
Announcement and Draft Publication
FIPS 140-2May 2001Security Requirements for Cryptographic Modules
FIPS 140-2 (including change notices as of 12-03-2002)
Annex A: Approved Security Functions
Annex B: Approved Protection Profiles
Annex C: Approved Random Number Generators
Annex D: Approved Key Establishment Techniques
FIPS 140-2 (EPUB) FAQ
Annex A: Approved Security Functions (EPUB) FAQ
Annex B: Approved Protection Profiles (EPUB) FAQ
Annex C: Approved Random Number Generators (EPUB) FAQ
Annex D: Approved Key Establishment Techniques (EPUB) FAQ
FIPS 140-1Jan 1994FIPS 140-1: Security Requirements for Cryptographic Modules
FIPS 140-1
SP 800-161 
(Draft)
Jun. 3, 2014DRAFT Supply Chain Risk Management Practices for Federal Information Systems and Organizations (Second Draft)
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-157 
(Draft)
Mar 7, 2014DRAFT Guidelines for Derived Personal Identity Verification (PIV) Credentials
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-127Sep 2010Guide to Securing WiMAX Wireless Communications
SP 800-127
SP 800-127 (EPUB) FAQ
SP 800-123Jul 2008Guide to General Server Security
SP 800-123
SP 800-123 (EPUB) FAQ
SP 800-122Apr 2010Guide to Protecting the Confidentiality of Personally Identifiable Information (PII)
SP 800-122
SP 800-122 (EPUB) FAQ
SP 800-118 
(Draft)
Apr. 21, 2009DRAFT Guide to Enterprise Password Management
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-116Nov 2008A Recommendation for the Use of PIV Credentials in Physical Access Control Systems (PACS)
SP 800-116
SP 800-113Jul 2008 Guide to SSL VPNs
SP 800-113
SP 800-107 Rev. 1Aug 2012Recommendation for Applications Using Approved Hash Algorithms
SP 800-107 Rev. 1
SP 800-106Feb 2009Randomized Hashing for Digital Signatures
SP 800-106
SP 800-103 
(Draft)
Oct. 6, 2006DRAFT An Ontology of Identity Credentials, Part I: Background and Formulation
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-100Oct 2006Information Security Handbook: A Guide for Managers
SP 800-100 (including updates as of 03-07-2007)
SP 800-98Apr 2007Guidelines for Securing Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) Systems
SP 800-98
SP 800-97Feb 2007Establishing Wireless Robust Security Networks: A Guide to IEEE 802.11i
SP 800-97
SP 800-96Sep 2006PIV Card to Reader Interoperability Guidelines
SP 800-96
SP 800-87 Rev 1Apr 2008Codes for Identification of Federal and Federally-Assisted Organizations
SP 800-87 Rev. 1
SP 800-86Aug 2006Guide to Integrating Forensic Techniques into Incident Response
SP 800-86
SP 800-81 -2Sep 2013Secure Domain Name System (DNS) Deployment Guide
SP 800-81-2 FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-81-2 [Direct Link]
SP 800-78 -4 
(Draft)
May 19, 2014DRAFT Cryptographic Algorithms and Key Sizes for Personal Identity Verification
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-78 -3Dec 2010Cryptographic Algorithms and Key Sizes for Personal Identification Verification (PIV)
SP 800-78-3
SP 800-77Dec 2005Guide to IPsec VPNs
SP 800-77
SP 800-76 -2Jul 2013Biometric Specifications for Personal Identity Verification
SP 800-76-2 FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-76-2 [Direct Link]
SP 800-73 -4 
(Draft)
May 19, 2014DRAFT Interfaces for Personal Identity Verification (3 Parts)
Part 1- PIV Card Application Namespace, Data Model and Representation
Part 2- PIV Card Application Card Command Interface
Part 3- PIV Client Application Programming Interface

Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-73 -3Feb 2010Interfaces for Personal Identity Verification (4 Parts)
Part 1: End Point PIV Card Application Namespace, Data Model & Representation
Part 2: PIV Card Application Card Command Interface
Part 3: PIV Client Application Programming Interface
Part 4: The PIV Transitional Interfaces & Data Model Specification
SP 800-72Nov 2004Guidelines on PDA Forensics
SP 800-72
SP 800-68 Rev. 1Oct 2008Guide to Securing Microsoft Windows XP Systems for IT Professionals
SP 800-68 Rev. 1
SP 800-66 Rev 1Oct 2008An Introductory Resource Guide for Implementing the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Security Rule
SP 800-66 Rev. 1
SP 800-63 -2Aug 2013Electronic Authentication Guideline
SP 800-63-2 FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-63-2 [Direct Link]
SP 800-63 -1Dec 2011Electronic Authentication Guideline
SP 800-63-1
SP 800-53 Rev. 4Apr 2013Security and Privacy Controls for Federal Information Systems and Organizations
SP 800-53 Rev. 4 (including updates as of 01-15-2014) FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-53r4 [Direct Link]
Word version of SP 800-53 Rev. 4 (01-15-2014)
XML file for SP 800-53 Rev. 4 (01-15-2014)
Summary of NIST SP 800-53 Revision 4
SP 800-52Jun 2005Guidelines for the Selection and Use of Transport Layer Security (TLS) Implementations
SP800-52.pdf
SP 800-48 Rev. 1Jul 2008Guide to Securing Legacy IEEE 802.11 Wireless Networks
SP 800-48 Rev. 1
SP 800-46 Rev. 1Jun 2009Guide to Enterprise Telework and Remote Access Security
SP 800-46 Rev. 1
SP 800-45 Version 2Feb 2007Guidelines on Electronic Mail Security
SP 800-45 Version 2
SP 800-44 Version 2Sep 2007Guidelines on Securing Public Web Servers
SP 800-44 Version 2
SP 800-36Oct 2003Guide to Selecting Information Technology Security Products
SP 800-36
SP 800-32Feb 2001Introduction to Public Key Technology and the Federal PKI Infrastructure
SP 800-32
SP 800-25Oct 2000Federal Agency Use of Public Key Technology for Digital Signatures and Authentication
SP 800-25
SP 800-24Apr 2001PBX Vulnerability Analysis: Finding Holes in Your PBX Before Someone Else Does
SP 800-24
SP 800-14Sep 1996Generally Accepted Principles and Practices for Securing Information Technology Systems
SP 800-14
SP 800-12Oct 1995An Introduction to Computer Security: The NIST Handbook
SP 800-12
SP 800-12 (HTML)
NIST IR 8023 
(Draft)
Sept. 10, 2014DRAFT Risk Management for Replication Devices
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 8014 
(Draft)
July 15, 2014DRAFT Considerations for Identity Management in Public Safety Mobile Networks
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7981 
(Draft)
Mar. 7, 2014DRAFT Mobile, PIV, and Authentication
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7966 
(Draft)
Aug. 21, 2014DRAFT Security of Automated Access Management Using Secure Shell (SSH)
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7849Mar 2014A Methodology for Developing Authentication Assurance Level Taxonomy for Smart Card-based Identity Verification
NISTIR 7849 FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.IR.7849 [Direct Link]
NIST IR 7802Sep 2011Trust Model for Security Automation Data (TMSAD) Version 1.0
NISTIR 7802
NIST IR 7621Oct 2009Small Business Information Security: The Fundamentals
NISTIR 7621
NIST IR 7611Aug 2009Use of ISO/IEC 24727 -- Service Access Layer Interface for Identity (SALII): Support for Development and use of Interoperable Identity Credentials
NISTIR 7611
NIST IR 7601Aug 2010Framework for Emergency Response Officials (ERO)
NISTIR 7601
NIST IR 7539Dec 2008Symmetric Key Injection onto Smart Cards
NISTIR 7539
NIST IR 7313Jul 20065th Annual PKI R&D Workshop "Making PKI Easy to Use" Proceedings
NISTIR 7313
ITL May 2014May 2014Small and Medium-Size Business Information Security Outreach Program
ITL October 2013Oct 2013ITL Updates Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) for Personal Identity Verification (PIV) of Federal Employees and Contractors
Oct. 2013 ITL Bulletin (EPUB) FAQ
ITL October 2008Oct 2008Keeping Information Technology (IT) System Servers Secure: A General Guide to Good Practices
ITL May 2007May 2007Securing Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) Systems
ITL March 2007Mar 2007Improving The Security of Electronic Mail: Updated Guidelines Issued by NIST
ITL September 2006Sep 2006Forensic Techniques: Helping Organizations Improve Their Responses to Information Security Incidents
ITL June 2006Jun 2006Domain Name System (DNS) Services: NIST Recommendations for Secure Deployment
ITL April 2006Apr 2006Protecting Sensitive Information Transmitted in Public Networks
ITL March 2006Mar 2006Minimum Security Requirements for Federal Information and Information Systems: Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) 200 Approved by the Secretary of Commerce
ITL January 2006Jan 2006Testing and Validation of Personal Identity Verification (PIV) Components and Subsystems for Conformance to Federal Information Processing Standard 201
ITL April 2004Apr 2004Selecting Information Technology Security Products
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Incident Response
NumberDateTitle
FIPS 200Mar 2006Minimum Security Requirements for Federal Information and Information Systems
FIPS 200
SP 800-161 
(Draft)
Jun. 3, 2014DRAFT Supply Chain Risk Management Practices for Federal Information Systems and Organizations (Second Draft)
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-150 
(Draft)
Oct. 28, 2014DRAFT Guide to Cyber Threat Information Sharing
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-126 Rev. 2Sep 2011The Technical Specification for the Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP): SCAP Version 1.2
SP 800-126 Rev. 2
Errata for SP 800-126 Rev. 2
SP 800-123Jul 2008Guide to General Server Security
SP 800-123
SP 800-123 (EPUB) FAQ
SP 800-117 Rev. 1 
(Draft)
Jan. 6, 2012DRAFT Guide to Adopting and Using the Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP) Version 1.2
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-101 Rev.1May 2014Guidelines on Mobile Device Forensics
SP 800-101 Rev. 1 FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-101r1 [Direct Link]
SP 800-100Oct 2006Information Security Handbook: A Guide for Managers
SP 800-100 (including updates as of 03-07-2007)
SP 800-94 Rev. 1 
(Draft)
July 25, 2012DRAFT Guide to Intrusion Detection and Prevention Systems (IDPS)
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-94Feb 2007Guide to Intrusion Detection and Prevention Systems (IDPS)
SP 800-94
SP 800-92Sep 2006Guide to Computer Security Log Management
SP 800-92
SP 800-92 (EPUB) FAQ
SP 800-83 Rev. 1Jul 2013Guide to Malware Incident Prevention and Handling for Desktops and Laptops
SP 800-83 Rev. 1 FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-83r1 [Direct Link]
SP 800-66 Rev 1Oct 2008An Introductory Resource Guide for Implementing the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Security Rule
SP 800-66 Rev. 1
SP 800-61 Rev. 2Aug 2012Computer Security Incident Handling Guide
SP 800-61 Rev. 2 FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-61r2 [Direct Link]
SP 800-53 Rev. 4Apr 2013Security and Privacy Controls for Federal Information Systems and Organizations
SP 800-53 Rev. 4 (including updates as of 01-15-2014) FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-53r4 [Direct Link]
Word version of SP 800-53 Rev. 4 (01-15-2014)
XML file for SP 800-53 Rev. 4 (01-15-2014)
Summary of NIST SP 800-53 Revision 4
SP 800-51 Rev. 1Feb 2011Guide to Using Vulnerability Naming Schemes
SP 800-51 Rev. 1
SP 800-50Oct 2003Building an Information Technology Security Awareness and Training Program
SP 800-50
SP 800-40 Rev. 3Jul 2013Guide to Enterprise Patch Management Technologies
SP 800-40 Rev. 3 FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-40r3 [Direct Link]
SP 800-36Oct 2003Guide to Selecting Information Technology Security Products
SP 800-36
SP 800-21 2nd editionDec 2005Guideline for Implementing Cryptography in the Federal Government
SP 800-21 2nd Edition
SP 800-14Sep 1996Generally Accepted Principles and Practices for Securing Information Technology Systems
SP 800-14
SP 800-12Oct 1995An Introduction to Computer Security: The NIST Handbook
SP 800-12
SP 800-12 (HTML)
NIST IR 7848 
(Draft)
May 7, 2012DRAFT Specification for the Asset Summary Reporting Format 1.0
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7831 
(Draft)
Dec. 6, 2011DRAFT Common Remediation Enumeration (CRE) Version 1.0
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7800 
(Draft)
Jan. 20, 2012DRAFT Applying the Continuous Monitoring Technical Reference Model to the Asset, Configuration, and Vulnerability Management Domains
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7799 
(Draft)
Jan. 6, 2012DRAFT Continuous Monitoring Reference Model Workflow, Subsystem, and Interface Specifications
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7756 
(Draft)
Jan. 6, 2012DRAFT CAESARS Framework Extension: An Enterprise Continuous Monitoring Technical Reference Architecture
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7670 
(Draft)
Feb. 10, 2011DRAFT Proposed Open Specifications for an Enterprise Remediation Automation Framework
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7658Feb 2010Guide to SIMfill Use and Development
NISTIR 7658
NIST IR 7387Mar 2007Cell Phone Forensic Tools: An Overview and Analysis Update,
NISTIR 7387
ITL September 2013Sep 2013ITL Publishes Guidance on Preventing and Handling Malware Incidents
ITL August 2013Aug 2013ITL Publishes Guidance on Enterprise Patch Management Technologies
ITL September 2012Sep 2012Revised Guide Helps Organizations Handle Security Related Incidents
ITL October 2008Oct 2008Keeping Information Technology (IT) System Servers Secure: A General Guide to Good Practices
ITL June 2007Jun 2007Forensic Techniques for Cell Phones
ITL February 2007Feb 2007Intrusion Detection and Prevention Systems
ITL December 2006Dec 2006Maintaining Effective Information Technology (IT) Security Through Test, Training, and Exercise Programs
ITL October 2006Oct 2006Log Management: Using Computer and Network Records to Improve Information Security
ITL March 2006Mar 2006Minimum Security Requirements for Federal Information and Information Systems: Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) 200 Approved by the Secretary of Commerce
ITL April 2004Apr 2004Selecting Information Technology Security Products
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Maintenance
NumberDateTitle
FIPS 200Mar 2006Minimum Security Requirements for Federal Information and Information Systems
FIPS 200
SP 800-161 
(Draft)
Jun. 3, 2014DRAFT Supply Chain Risk Management Practices for Federal Information Systems and Organizations (Second Draft)
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-126 Rev. 2Sep 2011The Technical Specification for the Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP): SCAP Version 1.2
SP 800-126 Rev. 2
Errata for SP 800-126 Rev. 2
SP 800-126 Rev. 1Feb 2011The Technical Specification for the Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP): SCAP Version 1.1
SP 800-126 Rev. 1
SP 800-126Nov 2009The Technical Specification for the Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP): SCAP Version 1.0
SP 800-126
SP 800-123Jul 2008Guide to General Server Security
SP 800-123
SP 800-123 (EPUB) FAQ
SP 800-117 Rev. 1 
(Draft)
Jan. 6, 2012DRAFT Guide to Adopting and Using the Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP) Version 1.2
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-117Jul 2010Guide to Adopting and Using the Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP) Version 1.0
SP 800-117
SP 800-100Oct 2006Information Security Handbook: A Guide for Managers
SP 800-100 (including updates as of 03-07-2007)
SP 800-88 Rev. 1 
(Draft)
Sep. 6, 2012DRAFT Guidelines for Media Sanitization
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-88Sep 2006Guidelines for Media Sanitization
SP 800-88 (including updates as of 09-11-2006)
SP 800-77Dec 2005Guide to IPsec VPNs
SP 800-77
SP 800-68 Rev. 1Oct 2008Guide to Securing Microsoft Windows XP Systems for IT Professionals
SP 800-68 Rev. 1
SP 800-55 Rev. 1Jul 2008Performance Measurement Guide for Information Security
SP 800-55 Rev. 1
SP 800-53 Rev. 4Apr 2013Security and Privacy Controls for Federal Information Systems and Organizations
SP 800-53 Rev. 4 (including updates as of 01-15-2014) FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-53r4 [Direct Link]
Word version of SP 800-53 Rev. 4 (01-15-2014)
XML file for SP 800-53 Rev. 4 (01-15-2014)
Summary of NIST SP 800-53 Revision 4
SP 800-40 Rev. 3Jul 2013Guide to Enterprise Patch Management Technologies
SP 800-40 Rev. 3 FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-40r3 [Direct Link]
SP 800-34 Rev. 1May 2010Contingency Planning Guide for Federal Information Systems
SP 800-34 Rev. 1 (including updates as of 11-11-2010)
Business Impact Analysis (BIA) Template (SP 800-34 Rev. 1)
Contingency Planning: Low Impact System Template (SP 800-34 Rev. 1)
Contingency Planning: Moderate Impact System Template (SP 800-34 Rev. 1)
Contingency Planning: High Impact System Template (SP 800-34 Rev. 1)
SP 800-24Apr 2001PBX Vulnerability Analysis: Finding Holes in Your PBX Before Someone Else Does
SP 800-24
SP 800-14Sep 1996Generally Accepted Principles and Practices for Securing Information Technology Systems
SP 800-14
SP 800-12Oct 1995An Introduction to Computer Security: The NIST Handbook
SP 800-12
SP 800-12 (HTML)
NIST IR 8023 
(Draft)
Sept. 10, 2014DRAFT Risk Management for Replication Devices
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7966 
(Draft)
Aug. 21, 2014DRAFT Security of Automated Access Management Using Secure Shell (SSH)
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7848 
(Draft)
May 7, 2012DRAFT Specification for the Asset Summary Reporting Format 1.0
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7831 
(Draft)
Dec. 6, 2011DRAFT Common Remediation Enumeration (CRE) Version 1.0
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7823 
(Draft)
Jul. 10, 2012DRAFT Advanced Metering Infrastructure Smart Meter Upgradeability Test Framework
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7800 
(Draft)
Jan. 20, 2012DRAFT Applying the Continuous Monitoring Technical Reference Model to the Asset, Configuration, and Vulnerability Management Domains
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7799 
(Draft)
Jan. 6, 2012DRAFT Continuous Monitoring Reference Model Workflow, Subsystem, and Interface Specifications
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7756 
(Draft)
Jan. 6, 2012DRAFT CAESARS Framework Extension: An Enterprise Continuous Monitoring Technical Reference Architecture
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7275 Rev. 4Sep 2011Specification for the Extensible Configuration Checklist Description Format (XCCDF) Version 1.2
NISTIR 7275 Rev. 4
NISTIR 7275 Rev. 4 (03-2012 update)
NISTIR 7275 Rev. 4 (03-2012 update - markup)
NIST IR 7275 Rev. 3Jan 2008Specification for the Extensible Configuration Checklist Description Format (XCCDF) Version 1.1.4
NISTIR 7275 Rev. 3
ITL February 2014Feb 2014Framework for Improving Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity
Feb. 2014 ITL Bulletin (EPUB) FAQ
ITL August 2013Aug 2013ITL Publishes Guidance on Enterprise Patch Management Technologies
ITL October 2008Oct 2008Keeping Information Technology (IT) System Servers Secure: A General Guide to Good Practices
ITL November 2006Nov 2006Guide to Securing Computers Using Windows XP Home Edition
ITL August 2006Aug 2006Protecting Sensitive Information Processed and Stored in Information Technology (IT) Systems
ITL April 2006Apr 2006Protecting Sensitive Information Transmitted in Public Networks
ITL March 2006Mar 2006Minimum Security Requirements for Federal Information and Information Systems: Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) 200 Approved by the Secretary of Commerce
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Media Protection
NumberDateTitle
FIPS 200Mar 2006Minimum Security Requirements for Federal Information and Information Systems
FIPS 200
SP 800-161 
(Draft)
Jun. 3, 2014DRAFT Supply Chain Risk Management Practices for Federal Information Systems and Organizations (Second Draft)
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-124 Rev. 1Jun 2013Guidelines for Managing the Security of Mobile Devices in the Enterprise
SP 800-124 Rev. 1 FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-124r1 [Direct Link]
SP 800-124 Rev. 1 (EPUB) FAQ
SP 800-122Apr 2010Guide to Protecting the Confidentiality of Personally Identifiable Information (PII)
SP 800-122
SP 800-122 (EPUB) FAQ
SP 800-111Nov 2007Guide to Storage Encryption Technologies for End User Devices
SP 800-111
SP 800-100Oct 2006Information Security Handbook: A Guide for Managers
SP 800-100 (including updates as of 03-07-2007)
SP 800-92Sep 2006Guide to Computer Security Log Management
SP 800-92
SP 800-92 (EPUB) FAQ
SP 800-88 Rev. 1 
(Draft)
Sep. 6, 2012DRAFT Guidelines for Media Sanitization
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-88Sep 2006Guidelines for Media Sanitization
SP 800-88 (including updates as of 09-11-2006)
SP 800-86Aug 2006Guide to Integrating Forensic Techniques into Incident Response
SP 800-86
SP 800-72Nov 2004Guidelines on PDA Forensics
SP 800-72
SP 800-66 Rev 1Oct 2008An Introductory Resource Guide for Implementing the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Security Rule
SP 800-66 Rev. 1
SP 800-57 Part 3-Rev.1 
(Draft)
May 5, 2014DRAFT Recommendation for Key Management: Part 3 - Application-Specific Key Management Guidance
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-57 Part 1Jul 2012Recommendation for Key Management: Part 1: General (Revision 3)
SP 800-57 Part 1, Rev. 3
SP 800-57 Part 2Aug 2005Recommendation for Key Management: Part 2: Best Practices for Key Management Organization
SP 800-57 Part 2
SP 800-57 Part 3Dec 2009Recommendation for Key Management, Part 3 Application-Specific Key Management Guidance
SP 800-57 Part 3
SP 800-53 Rev. 4Apr 2013Security and Privacy Controls for Federal Information Systems and Organizations
SP 800-53 Rev. 4 (including updates as of 01-15-2014) FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-53r4 [Direct Link]
Word version of SP 800-53 Rev. 4 (01-15-2014)
XML file for SP 800-53 Rev. 4 (01-15-2014)
Summary of NIST SP 800-53 Revision 4
SP 800-46 Rev. 1Jun 2009Guide to Enterprise Telework and Remote Access Security
SP 800-46 Rev. 1
SP 800-36Oct 2003Guide to Selecting Information Technology Security Products
SP 800-36
SP 800-24Apr 2001PBX Vulnerability Analysis: Finding Holes in Your PBX Before Someone Else Does
SP 800-24
SP 800-14Sep 1996Generally Accepted Principles and Practices for Securing Information Technology Systems
SP 800-14
SP 800-12Oct 1995An Introduction to Computer Security: The NIST Handbook
SP 800-12
SP 800-12 (HTML)
NIST IR 7621Oct 2009Small Business Information Security: The Fundamentals
NISTIR 7621
ITL May 2014May 2014Small and Medium-Size Business Information Security Outreach Program
ITL November 2006Nov 2006Guide to Securing Computers Using Windows XP Home Edition
ITL October 2006Oct 2006Log Management: Using Computer and Network Records to Improve Information Security
ITL September 2006Sep 2006Forensic Techniques: Helping Organizations Improve Their Responses to Information Security Incidents
ITL August 2006Aug 2006Protecting Sensitive Information Processed and Stored in Information Technology (IT) Systems
ITL March 2006Mar 2006Minimum Security Requirements for Federal Information and Information Systems: Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) 200 Approved by the Secretary of Commerce
ITL April 2004Apr 2004Selecting Information Technology Security Products
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Personnel Security
NumberDateTitle
FIPS 200Mar 2006Minimum Security Requirements for Federal Information and Information Systems
FIPS 200
SP 800-161 
(Draft)
Jun. 3, 2014DRAFT Supply Chain Risk Management Practices for Federal Information Systems and Organizations (Second Draft)
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-116Nov 2008A Recommendation for the Use of PIV Credentials in Physical Access Control Systems (PACS)
SP 800-116
SP 800-103 
(Draft)
Oct. 6, 2006DRAFT An Ontology of Identity Credentials, Part I: Background and Formulation
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-100Oct 2006Information Security Handbook: A Guide for Managers
SP 800-100 (including updates as of 03-07-2007)
SP 800-66 Rev 1Oct 2008An Introductory Resource Guide for Implementing the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Security Rule
SP 800-66 Rev. 1
SP 800-53 Rev. 4Apr 2013Security and Privacy Controls for Federal Information Systems and Organizations
SP 800-53 Rev. 4 (including updates as of 01-15-2014) FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-53r4 [Direct Link]
Word version of SP 800-53 Rev. 4 (01-15-2014)
XML file for SP 800-53 Rev. 4 (01-15-2014)
Summary of NIST SP 800-53 Revision 4
SP 800-14Sep 1996Generally Accepted Principles and Practices for Securing Information Technology Systems
SP 800-14
SP 800-12Oct 1995An Introduction to Computer Security: The NIST Handbook
SP 800-12
SP 800-12 (HTML)
NIST IR 7966 
(Draft)
Aug. 21, 2014DRAFT Security of Automated Access Management Using Secure Shell (SSH)
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7621Oct 2009Small Business Information Security: The Fundamentals
NISTIR 7621
ITL May 2014May 2014Small and Medium-Size Business Information Security Outreach Program
ITL March 2006Mar 2006Minimum Security Requirements for Federal Information and Information Systems: Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) 200 Approved by the Secretary of Commerce
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Physical & Environmental Protection
NumberDateTitle
FIPS 200Mar 2006Minimum Security Requirements for Federal Information and Information Systems
FIPS 200
SP 800-161 
(Draft)
Jun. 3, 2014DRAFT Supply Chain Risk Management Practices for Federal Information Systems and Organizations (Second Draft)
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-123Jul 2008Guide to General Server Security
SP 800-123
SP 800-123 (EPUB) FAQ
SP 800-116Nov 2008A Recommendation for the Use of PIV Credentials in Physical Access Control Systems (PACS)
SP 800-116
SP 800-103 
(Draft)
Oct. 6, 2006DRAFT An Ontology of Identity Credentials, Part I: Background and Formulation
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-100Oct 2006Information Security Handbook: A Guide for Managers
SP 800-100 (including updates as of 03-07-2007)
SP 800-98Apr 2007Guidelines for Securing Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) Systems
SP 800-98
SP 800-96Sep 2006PIV Card to Reader Interoperability Guidelines
SP 800-96
SP 800-92Sep 2006Guide to Computer Security Log Management
SP 800-92
SP 800-92 (EPUB) FAQ
SP 800-86Aug 2006Guide to Integrating Forensic Techniques into Incident Response
SP 800-86
SP 800-78 -4 
(Draft)
May 19, 2014DRAFT Cryptographic Algorithms and Key Sizes for Personal Identity Verification
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-78 -3Dec 2010Cryptographic Algorithms and Key Sizes for Personal Identification Verification (PIV)
SP 800-78-3
SP 800-76 -2Jul 2013Biometric Specifications for Personal Identity Verification
SP 800-76-2 FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-76-2 [Direct Link]
SP 800-73 -4 
(Draft)
May 19, 2014DRAFT Interfaces for Personal Identity Verification (3 Parts)
Part 1- PIV Card Application Namespace, Data Model and Representation
Part 2- PIV Card Application Card Command Interface
Part 3- PIV Client Application Programming Interface

Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-73 -3Feb 2010Interfaces for Personal Identity Verification (4 Parts)
Part 1: End Point PIV Card Application Namespace, Data Model & Representation
Part 2: PIV Card Application Card Command Interface
Part 3: PIV Client Application Programming Interface
Part 4: The PIV Transitional Interfaces & Data Model Specification
SP 800-66 Rev 1Oct 2008An Introductory Resource Guide for Implementing the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Security Rule
SP 800-66 Rev. 1
SP 800-58Jan 2005Security Considerations for Voice Over IP Systems
SP 800-58
SP 800-53 Rev. 4Apr 2013Security and Privacy Controls for Federal Information Systems and Organizations
SP 800-53 Rev. 4 (including updates as of 01-15-2014) FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-53r4 [Direct Link]
Word version of SP 800-53 Rev. 4 (01-15-2014)
XML file for SP 800-53 Rev. 4 (01-15-2014)
Summary of NIST SP 800-53 Revision 4
SP 800-24Apr 2001PBX Vulnerability Analysis: Finding Holes in Your PBX Before Someone Else Does
SP 800-24
SP 800-14Sep 1996Generally Accepted Principles and Practices for Securing Information Technology Systems
SP 800-14
SP 800-12Oct 1995An Introduction to Computer Security: The NIST Handbook
SP 800-12
SP 800-12 (HTML)
NIST IR 8023 
(Draft)
Sept. 10, 2014DRAFT Risk Management for Replication Devices
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7621Oct 2009Small Business Information Security: The Fundamentals
NISTIR 7621
ITL May 2014May 2014Small and Medium-Size Business Information Security Outreach Program
ITL February 2014Feb 2014Framework for Improving Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity
Feb. 2014 ITL Bulletin (EPUB) FAQ
ITL December 2013Dec 2013The National Vulnerability Database (NVD): Overview
Dec. 2013 ITL Bulletin (EPUB) FAQ
ITL October 2008Oct 2008Keeping Information Technology (IT) System Servers Secure: A General Guide to Good Practices
ITL May 2007May 2007Securing Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) Systems
ITL October 2006Oct 2006Log Management: Using Computer and Network Records to Improve Information Security
ITL September 2006Sep 2006Forensic Techniques: Helping Organizations Improve Their Responses to Information Security Incidents
ITL March 2006Mar 2006Minimum Security Requirements for Federal Information and Information Systems: Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) 200 Approved by the Secretary of Commerce
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Planning
NumberDateTitle
FIPS 201-2Aug 2013Personal Identity Verification (PIV) of Federal Employees and Contractors
FIPS 201-2 FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.FIPS.201-2 [Direct Link]
2012 Draft Comments and Dispositions
2011 Draft Comments and Dispositions
FIPS 200Mar 2006Minimum Security Requirements for Federal Information and Information Systems
FIPS 200
FIPS 199Feb 2004Standards for Security Categorization of Federal Information and Information Systems
FIPS 199
SP 800-163 
(Draft)
Aug 19, 2014DRAFT Technical Considerations for Vetting 3rd Party Mobile Applications
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-161 
(Draft)
Jun. 3, 2014DRAFT Supply Chain Risk Management Practices for Federal Information Systems and Organizations (Second Draft)
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-153Feb 2012Guidelines for Securing Wireless Local Area Networks (WLANs)
SP 800-153
SP 800-144Dec 2011Guidelines on Security and Privacy in Public Cloud Computing
SP 800-144
SP 800-144 (EPUB) FAQ
SP 800-137Sep 2011Information Security Continuous Monitoring for Federal Information Systems and Organizations
SP 800-137
SP 800-125 A 
(Draft)
Oct. 20, 2014DRAFT Security Recommendations for Hypervisor Deployment
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-125Jan 2011Guide to Security for Full Virtualization Technologies
SP 800-125
SP 800-124 Rev. 1Jun 2013Guidelines for Managing the Security of Mobile Devices in the Enterprise
SP 800-124 Rev. 1 FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-124r1 [Direct Link]
SP 800-124 Rev. 1 (EPUB) FAQ
SP 800-123Jul 2008Guide to General Server Security
SP 800-123
SP 800-123 (EPUB) FAQ
SP 800-122Apr 2010Guide to Protecting the Confidentiality of Personally Identifiable Information (PII)
SP 800-122
SP 800-122 (EPUB) FAQ
SP 800-119Dec 2010Guidelines for the Secure Deployment of IPv6
SP 800-119
SP 800-118 
(Draft)
Apr. 21, 2009DRAFT Guide to Enterprise Password Management
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-116Nov 2008A Recommendation for the Use of PIV Credentials in Physical Access Control Systems (PACS)
SP 800-116
SP 800-113Jul 2008 Guide to SSL VPNs
SP 800-113
SP 800-101 Rev.1May 2014Guidelines on Mobile Device Forensics
SP 800-101 Rev. 1 FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-101r1 [Direct Link]
SP 800-100Oct 2006Information Security Handbook: A Guide for Managers
SP 800-100 (including updates as of 03-07-2007)
SP 800-95Aug 2007Guide to Secure Web Services
SP 800-95
SP 800-94 Rev. 1 
(Draft)
July 25, 2012DRAFT Guide to Intrusion Detection and Prevention Systems (IDPS)
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-94Feb 2007Guide to Intrusion Detection and Prevention Systems (IDPS)
SP 800-94
SP 800-89Nov 2006Recommendation for Obtaining Assurances for Digital Signature Applications
SP 800-89
SP 800-81 -2Sep 2013Secure Domain Name System (DNS) Deployment Guide
SP 800-81-2 FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-81-2 [Direct Link]
SP 800-66 Rev 1Oct 2008An Introductory Resource Guide for Implementing the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Security Rule
SP 800-66 Rev. 1
SP 800-65 Rev. 1 
(Draft)
July 14, 2009DRAFT Recommendations for Integrating Information Security into the Capital Planning and Investment Control Process (CPIC)
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-65Jan 2005Integrating IT Security into the Capital Planning and Investment Control Process
SP 800-65
SP 800-64 Rev. 2Oct 2008Security Considerations in the System Development Life Cycle
SP 800-64 Rev. 2
SP 800-58Jan 2005Security Considerations for Voice Over IP Systems
SP 800-58
SP 800-57 Part 3-Rev.1 
(Draft)
May 5, 2014DRAFT Recommendation for Key Management: Part 3 - Application-Specific Key Management Guidance
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-57 Part 1Jul 2012Recommendation for Key Management: Part 1: General (Revision 3)
SP 800-57 Part 1, Rev. 3
SP 800-57 Part 2Aug 2005Recommendation for Key Management: Part 2: Best Practices for Key Management Organization
SP 800-57 Part 2
SP 800-57 Part 3Dec 2009Recommendation for Key Management, Part 3 Application-Specific Key Management Guidance
SP 800-57 Part 3
SP 800-55 Rev. 1Jul 2008Performance Measurement Guide for Information Security
SP 800-55 Rev. 1
SP 800-54Jul 2007Border Gateway Protocol Security
SP 800-54
SP 800-53 Rev. 4Apr 2013Security and Privacy Controls for Federal Information Systems and Organizations
SP 800-53 Rev. 4 (including updates as of 01-15-2014) FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-53r4 [Direct Link]
Word version of SP 800-53 Rev. 4 (01-15-2014)
XML file for SP 800-53 Rev. 4 (01-15-2014)
Summary of NIST SP 800-53 Revision 4
SP 800-48 Rev. 1Jul 2008Guide to Securing Legacy IEEE 802.11 Wireless Networks
SP 800-48 Rev. 1
SP 800-45 Version 2Feb 2007Guidelines on Electronic Mail Security
SP 800-45 Version 2
SP 800-44 Version 2Sep 2007Guidelines on Securing Public Web Servers
SP 800-44 Version 2
SP 800-41 Rev. 1Sep 2009Guidelines on Firewalls and Firewall Policy
SP 800-41 Rev. 1
SP 800-40 Version 2.0Nov 2005Creating a Patch and Vulnerability Management Program
SP 800-40 Version 2.0
SP 800-37 Rev. 1Feb 2010Guide for Applying the Risk Management Framework to Federal Information Systems: A Security Life Cycle Approach
SP 800-37 Rev. 1 (including updates as of June 05, 2014) FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-37r1 [Direct Link]
Supplemental Guidance on Ongoing Authorization, (June 2014)
SP 800-34 Rev. 1May 2010Contingency Planning Guide for Federal Information Systems
SP 800-34 Rev. 1 (including updates as of 11-11-2010)
Business Impact Analysis (BIA) Template (SP 800-34 Rev. 1)
Contingency Planning: Low Impact System Template (SP 800-34 Rev. 1)
Contingency Planning: Moderate Impact System Template (SP 800-34 Rev. 1)
Contingency Planning: High Impact System Template (SP 800-34 Rev. 1)
SP 800-33Dec 2001Underlying Technical Models for Information Technology Security
SP 800-33
SP 800-32Feb 2001Introduction to Public Key Technology and the Federal PKI Infrastructure
SP 800-32
SP 800-30 Rev. 1Sep 2012Guide for Conducting Risk Assessments
SP 800-30 Rev. 1
SP 800-30 Rev. 1 (EPUB) FAQ
SP 800-27 Rev. AJun 2004Engineering Principles for Information Technology Security (A Baseline for Achieving Security)
SP 800-27 Rev. A
SP 800-25Oct 2000Federal Agency Use of Public Key Technology for Digital Signatures and Authentication
SP 800-25
SP 800-21 2nd editionDec 2005Guideline for Implementing Cryptography in the Federal Government
SP 800-21 2nd Edition
SP 800-19Oct 1999Mobile Agent Security
SP 800-19
SP 800-18 Rev.1Feb 2006Guide for Developing Security Plans for Federal Information Systems
SP 800-18 Rev. 1
SP 800-14Sep 1996Generally Accepted Principles and Practices for Securing Information Technology Systems
SP 800-14
SP 800-12Oct 1995An Introduction to Computer Security: The NIST Handbook
SP 800-12
SP 800-12 (HTML)
NIST IR 8023 
(Draft)
Sept. 10, 2014DRAFT Risk Management for Replication Devices
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7966 
(Draft)
Aug. 21, 2014DRAFT Security of Automated Access Management Using Secure Shell (SSH)
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7817Nov 2012A Credential Reliability and Revocation Model for Federated Identities
NISTIR 7817 FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.IR.7817 [Direct Link]
NIST IR 7621Oct 2009Small Business Information Security: The Fundamentals
NISTIR 7621
NIST IR 7611Aug 2009Use of ISO/IEC 24727 -- Service Access Layer Interface for Identity (SALII): Support for Development and use of Interoperable Identity Credentials
NISTIR 7611
NIST IR 7497Sep 2010Security Architecture Design Process for Health Information Exchanges (HIEs)
NISTIR 7497
NIST IR 7387Mar 2007Cell Phone Forensic Tools: An Overview and Analysis Update,
NISTIR 7387
NIST IR 7359Jan 2007Information Security Guide For Government Executives
NISTIR 7359
Booklet
NIST IR 7358Jan 2007Program Review for Information Security Management Assistance (PRISMA)
NISTIR 7358
ITL May 2014May 2014Small and Medium-Size Business Information Security Outreach Program
ITL February 2014Feb 2014Framework for Improving Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity
Feb. 2014 ITL Bulletin (EPUB) FAQ
ITL October 2013Oct 2013ITL Updates Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) for Personal Identity Verification (PIV) of Federal Employees and Contractors
Oct. 2013 ITL Bulletin (EPUB) FAQ
ITL October 2008Oct 2008Keeping Information Technology (IT) System Servers Secure: A General Guide to Good Practices
ITL July 2007Jul 2007Border Gateway Protocol (BGP) Security
ITL June 2007Jun 2007Forensic Techniques for Cell Phones
ITL March 2007Mar 2007Improving The Security of Electronic Mail: Updated Guidelines Issued by NIST
ITL November 2006Nov 2006Guide to Securing Computers Using Windows XP Home Edition
ITL June 2006Jun 2006Domain Name System (DNS) Services: NIST Recommendations for Secure Deployment
ITL March 2006Mar 2006Minimum Security Requirements for Federal Information and Information Systems: Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) 200 Approved by the Secretary of Commerce
ITL February 2006Feb 2006Creating a Program to Manage Security Patches and Vulnerabilities: NIST Recommendations for Improving System Security
ITL January 2006Jan 2006Testing and Validation of Personal Identity Verification (PIV) Components and Subsystems for Conformance to Federal Information Processing Standard 201
ITL January 2005Jan 2005Integrating Information Technology (IT) Security into the Capital Planning and Investment Control Process
ITL November 2004Nov 2004Understanding the New NIST Standards and Guidelines Required by FISMA: How Three Mandated Documents are Changing the Dynamic of Information Security for the Federal Government
ITL March 2004Mar 2004Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) 199, Standards for Security Categorization of Federal Information and Information Systems
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Program Management
NumberDateTitle
FIPS 199Feb 2004Standards for Security Categorization of Federal Information and Information Systems
FIPS 199
SP 800-161 
(Draft)
Jun. 3, 2014DRAFT Supply Chain Risk Management Practices for Federal Information Systems and Organizations (Second Draft)
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-137Sep 2011Information Security Continuous Monitoring for Federal Information Systems and Organizations
SP 800-137
SP 800-65 Rev. 1 
(Draft)
July 14, 2009DRAFT Recommendations for Integrating Information Security into the Capital Planning and Investment Control Process (CPIC)
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-65Jan 2005Integrating IT Security into the Capital Planning and Investment Control Process
SP 800-65
SP 800-60 Rev. 1Aug 2008Guide for Mapping Types of Information and Information Systems to Security Categories
Vol. 1: Guide for Mapping Types of Information and Information Systems to Security Categories
Vol. 2: Appendices
SP 800-55 Rev. 1Jul 2008Performance Measurement Guide for Information Security
SP 800-55 Rev. 1
SP 800-53 A Rev.4 
(Draft)
July 31, 2014DRAFT Assessing Security and Privacy Controls in Federal Information Systems and Organizations: Building Effective Assessment Plans
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-53 A Rev. 1Jun 2010Guide for Assessing the Security Controls in Federal Information Systems and Organizations, Building Effective Security Assessment Plans
SP 800-53A Rev. 1
Security Assessment Overview and Cases
SP 800-39Mar 2011Managing Information Security Risk: Organization, Mission, and Information System View
SP 800-39
SP 800-37 Rev. 1Feb 2010Guide for Applying the Risk Management Framework to Federal Information Systems: A Security Life Cycle Approach
SP 800-37 Rev. 1 (including updates as of June 05, 2014) FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-37r1 [Direct Link]
Supplemental Guidance on Ongoing Authorization, (June 2014)
SP 800-30 Rev. 1Sep 2012Guide for Conducting Risk Assessments
SP 800-30 Rev. 1
SP 800-30 Rev. 1 (EPUB) FAQ
SP 800-16 Rev. 1 (3rd draft) 
(Draft)
Mar. 14, 2014DRAFT A Role-Based Model for Federal Information Technology / Cyber Security Training (3rd public draft)
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-16Apr 1998Information Technology Security Training Requirements: A Role- and Performance-Based Model
SP 800-16
Appendices A, B, C, D
Appendix E
ITL February 2014Feb 2014Framework for Improving Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity
Feb. 2014 ITL Bulletin (EPUB) FAQ
ITL January 2005Jan 2005Integrating Information Technology (IT) Security into the Capital Planning and Investment Control Process
ITL November 2004Nov 2004Understanding the New NIST Standards and Guidelines Required by FISMA: How Three Mandated Documents are Changing the Dynamic of Information Security for the Federal Government
ITL March 2004Mar 2004Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) 199, Standards for Security Categorization of Federal Information and Information Systems
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Risk Assessment
NumberDateTitle
FIPS 200Mar 2006Minimum Security Requirements for Federal Information and Information Systems
FIPS 200
FIPS 199Feb 2004Standards for Security Categorization of Federal Information and Information Systems
FIPS 199
SP 800-167 
(Draft)
Aug. 22, 2014DRAFT Guide to Application Whitelisting
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-163 
(Draft)
Aug 19, 2014DRAFT Technical Considerations for Vetting 3rd Party Mobile Applications
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-161 
(Draft)
Jun. 3, 2014DRAFT Supply Chain Risk Management Practices for Federal Information Systems and Organizations (Second Draft)
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-153Feb 2012Guidelines for Securing Wireless Local Area Networks (WLANs)
SP 800-153
SP 800-137Sep 2011Information Security Continuous Monitoring for Federal Information Systems and Organizations
SP 800-137
SP 800-126 Rev. 2Sep 2011The Technical Specification for the Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP): SCAP Version 1.2
SP 800-126 Rev. 2
Errata for SP 800-126 Rev. 2
SP 800-126 Rev. 1Feb 2011The Technical Specification for the Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP): SCAP Version 1.1
SP 800-126 Rev. 1
SP 800-126Nov 2009The Technical Specification for the Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP): SCAP Version 1.0
SP 800-126
SP 800-125Jan 2011Guide to Security for Full Virtualization Technologies
SP 800-125
SP 800-122Apr 2010Guide to Protecting the Confidentiality of Personally Identifiable Information (PII)
SP 800-122
SP 800-122 (EPUB) FAQ
SP 800-118 
(Draft)
Apr. 21, 2009DRAFT Guide to Enterprise Password Management
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-117 Rev. 1 
(Draft)
Jan. 6, 2012DRAFT Guide to Adopting and Using the Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP) Version 1.2
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-117Jul 2010Guide to Adopting and Using the Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP) Version 1.0
SP 800-117
SP 800-115Sep 2008Technical Guide to Information Security Testing and Assessment
SP 800-115
SP 800-115 (EPUB) FAQ
SP 800-100Oct 2006Information Security Handbook: A Guide for Managers
SP 800-100 (including updates as of 03-07-2007)
SP 800-88 Rev. 1 
(Draft)
Sep. 6, 2012DRAFT Guidelines for Media Sanitization
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-88Sep 2006Guidelines for Media Sanitization
SP 800-88 (including updates as of 09-11-2006)
SP 800-83 Rev. 1Jul 2013Guide to Malware Incident Prevention and Handling for Desktops and Laptops
SP 800-83 Rev. 1 FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-83r1 [Direct Link]
SP 800-66 Rev 1Oct 2008An Introductory Resource Guide for Implementing the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Security Rule
SP 800-66 Rev. 1
SP 800-65 Rev. 1 
(Draft)
July 14, 2009DRAFT Recommendations for Integrating Information Security into the Capital Planning and Investment Control Process (CPIC)
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-65Jan 2005Integrating IT Security into the Capital Planning and Investment Control Process
SP 800-65
SP 800-60 Rev. 1Aug 2008Guide for Mapping Types of Information and Information Systems to Security Categories
Vol. 1: Guide for Mapping Types of Information and Information Systems to Security Categories
Vol. 2: Appendices
SP 800-59Aug 2003Guideline for Identifying an Information System as a National Security System
SP 800-59
SP 800-53 Rev. 4Apr 2013Security and Privacy Controls for Federal Information Systems and Organizations
SP 800-53 Rev. 4 (including updates as of 01-15-2014) FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-53r4 [Direct Link]
Word version of SP 800-53 Rev. 4 (01-15-2014)
XML file for SP 800-53 Rev. 4 (01-15-2014)
Summary of NIST SP 800-53 Revision 4
SP 800-53 A Rev.4 
(Draft)
July 31, 2014DRAFT Assessing Security and Privacy Controls in Federal Information Systems and Organizations: Building Effective Assessment Plans
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-53 A Rev. 1Jun 2010Guide for Assessing the Security Controls in Federal Information Systems and Organizations, Building Effective Security Assessment Plans
SP 800-53A Rev. 1
Security Assessment Overview and Cases
SP 800-51 Rev. 1Feb 2011Guide to Using Vulnerability Naming Schemes
SP 800-51 Rev. 1
SP 800-46 Rev. 1Jun 2009Guide to Enterprise Telework and Remote Access Security
SP 800-46 Rev. 1
SP 800-45 Version 2Feb 2007Guidelines on Electronic Mail Security
SP 800-45 Version 2
SP 800-40 Rev. 3Jul 2013Guide to Enterprise Patch Management Technologies
SP 800-40 Rev. 3 FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-40r3 [Direct Link]
SP 800-40 Version 2.0Nov 2005Creating a Patch and Vulnerability Management Program
SP 800-40 Version 2.0
SP 800-37 Rev. 1Feb 2010Guide for Applying the Risk Management Framework to Federal Information Systems: A Security Life Cycle Approach
SP 800-37 Rev. 1 (including updates as of June 05, 2014) FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-37r1 [Direct Link]
Supplemental Guidance on Ongoing Authorization, (June 2014)
SP 800-36Oct 2003Guide to Selecting Information Technology Security Products
SP 800-36
SP 800-34 Rev. 1May 2010Contingency Planning Guide for Federal Information Systems
SP 800-34 Rev. 1 (including updates as of 11-11-2010)
Business Impact Analysis (BIA) Template (SP 800-34 Rev. 1)
Contingency Planning: Low Impact System Template (SP 800-34 Rev. 1)
Contingency Planning: Moderate Impact System Template (SP 800-34 Rev. 1)
Contingency Planning: High Impact System Template (SP 800-34 Rev. 1)
SP 800-32Feb 2001Introduction to Public Key Technology and the Federal PKI Infrastructure
SP 800-32
SP 800-30 Rev. 1Sep 2012Guide for Conducting Risk Assessments
SP 800-30 Rev. 1
SP 800-30 Rev. 1 (EPUB) FAQ
SP 800-28 Version 2Mar 2008Guidelines on Active Content and Mobile Code
SP 800-28 Version 2
SP 800-25Oct 2000Federal Agency Use of Public Key Technology for Digital Signatures and Authentication
SP 800-25
SP 800-24Apr 2001PBX Vulnerability Analysis: Finding Holes in Your PBX Before Someone Else Does
SP 800-24
SP 800-23Aug 2000Guidelines to Federal Organizations on Security Assurance and Acquisition/Use of Tested/Evaluated Products
SP 800-23
SP 800-19Oct 1999Mobile Agent Security
SP 800-19
SP 800-14Sep 1996Generally Accepted Principles and Practices for Securing Information Technology Systems
SP 800-14
SP 800-13Oct 1995Telecommunications Security Guidelines for Telecommunications Management Network
SP 800-13
SP 800-12Oct 1995An Introduction to Computer Security: The NIST Handbook
SP 800-12
SP 800-12 (HTML)
NIST IR 8023 
(Draft)
Sept. 10, 2014DRAFT Risk Management for Replication Devices
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7966 
(Draft)
Aug. 21, 2014DRAFT Security of Automated Access Management Using Secure Shell (SSH)
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7864Jul 2012The Common Misuse Scoring System (CMSS): Metrics for Software Feature Misuse Vulnerabilities
NISTIR 7864 FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.IR.7864 [Direct Link]
NIST IR 7848 
(Draft)
May 7, 2012DRAFT Specification for the Asset Summary Reporting Format 1.0
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7831 
(Draft)
Dec. 6, 2011DRAFT Common Remediation Enumeration (CRE) Version 1.0
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7800 
(Draft)
Jan. 20, 2012DRAFT Applying the Continuous Monitoring Technical Reference Model to the Asset, Configuration, and Vulnerability Management Domains
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7799 
(Draft)
Jan. 6, 2012DRAFT Continuous Monitoring Reference Model Workflow, Subsystem, and Interface Specifications
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7756 
(Draft)
Jan. 6, 2012DRAFT CAESARS Framework Extension: An Enterprise Continuous Monitoring Technical Reference Architecture
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7692Apr 2011Specification for the Open Checklist Interactive Language (OCIL) Version 2.0
NISTIR 7692
NIST IR 7564Apr 2009Directions in Security Metrics Research
NISTIR 7564
NIST IR 7502Dec 2010The Common Configuration Scoring System (CCSS): Metrics for Software Security Configuration Vulnerabilities
NISTIR 7502
NIST IR 7497Sep 2010Security Architecture Design Process for Health Information Exchanges (HIEs)
NISTIR 7497
ITL February 2014Feb 2014Framework for Improving Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity
Feb. 2014 ITL Bulletin (EPUB) FAQ
ITL September 2013Sep 2013ITL Publishes Guidance on Preventing and Handling Malware Incidents
ITL August 2013Aug 2013ITL Publishes Guidance on Enterprise Patch Management Technologies
ITL March 2007Mar 2007Improving The Security of Electronic Mail: Updated Guidelines Issued by NIST
ITL November 2006Nov 2006Guide to Securing Computers Using Windows XP Home Edition
ITL March 2006Mar 2006Minimum Security Requirements for Federal Information and Information Systems: Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) 200 Approved by the Secretary of Commerce
ITL February 2006Feb 2006Creating a Program to Manage Security Patches and Vulnerabilities: NIST Recommendations for Improving System Security
ITL January 2005Jan 2005Integrating Information Technology (IT) Security into the Capital Planning and Investment Control Process
ITL November 2004Nov 2004Understanding the New NIST Standards and Guidelines Required by FISMA: How Three Mandated Documents are Changing the Dynamic of Information Security for the Federal Government
ITL April 2004Apr 2004Selecting Information Technology Security Products
ITL March 2004Mar 2004Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) 199, Standards for Security Categorization of Federal Information and Information Systems
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System & Communication Protection
NumberDateTitle
FIPS 201-2Aug 2013Personal Identity Verification (PIV) of Federal Employees and Contractors
FIPS 201-2 FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.FIPS.201-2 [Direct Link]
2012 Draft Comments and Dispositions
2011 Draft Comments and Dispositions
FIPS 200Mar 2006Minimum Security Requirements for Federal Information and Information Systems
FIPS 200
FIPS 198-1Jul 2008 The Keyed-Hash Message Authentication Code (HMAC)
FIPS 198-1
FIPS 197Nov 2001Advanced Encryption Standard
FIPS 197
FIPS 190Sep 1994Guideline for the Use of Advanced Authentication Technology Alternatives
FIPS 190
FIPS 186-4Jul 2013Digital Signature Standard (DSS)
FIPS 186-4 FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.FIPS.186-4 [Direct Link]
FIPS 186-2Jan 2000Digital Signature Standard (DSS)
fips186-2-change1.pdf
FIPS 180-4Mar 2012Secure Hash Standard (SHS)
FIPS 180-4
FIPS 140-3 
(Draft)
Dec. 11, 2009DRAFT Security Requirements for Cryptographic Modules (Revised Draft)
Announcement and Draft Publication
FIPS 140-2May 2001Security Requirements for Cryptographic Modules
FIPS 140-2 (including change notices as of 12-03-2002)
Annex A: Approved Security Functions
Annex B: Approved Protection Profiles
Annex C: Approved Random Number Generators
Annex D: Approved Key Establishment Techniques
FIPS 140-2 (EPUB) FAQ
Annex A: Approved Security Functions (EPUB) FAQ
Annex B: Approved Protection Profiles (EPUB) FAQ
Annex C: Approved Random Number Generators (EPUB) FAQ
Annex D: Approved Key Establishment Techniques (EPUB) FAQ
FIPS 140-1Jan 1994FIPS 140-1: Security Requirements for Cryptographic Modules
FIPS 140-1
SP 800-163 
(Draft)
Aug 19, 2014DRAFT Technical Considerations for Vetting 3rd Party Mobile Applications
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-161 
(Draft)
Jun. 3, 2014DRAFT Supply Chain Risk Management Practices for Federal Information Systems and Organizations (Second Draft)
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-153Feb 2012Guidelines for Securing Wireless Local Area Networks (WLANs)
SP 800-153
SP 800-127Sep 2010Guide to Securing WiMAX Wireless Communications
SP 800-127
SP 800-127 (EPUB) FAQ
SP 800-126 Rev. 2Sep 2011The Technical Specification for the Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP): SCAP Version 1.2
SP 800-126 Rev. 2
Errata for SP 800-126 Rev. 2
SP 800-126 Rev. 1Feb 2011The Technical Specification for the Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP): SCAP Version 1.1
SP 800-126 Rev. 1
SP 800-126Nov 2009The Technical Specification for the Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP): SCAP Version 1.0
SP 800-126
SP 800-125 A 
(Draft)
Oct. 20, 2014DRAFT Security Recommendations for Hypervisor Deployment
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-125Jan 2011Guide to Security for Full Virtualization Technologies
SP 800-125
SP 800-124 Rev. 1Jun 2013Guidelines for Managing the Security of Mobile Devices in the Enterprise
SP 800-124 Rev. 1 FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-124r1 [Direct Link]
SP 800-124 Rev. 1 (EPUB) FAQ
SP 800-123Jul 2008Guide to General Server Security
SP 800-123
SP 800-123 (EPUB) FAQ
SP 800-122Apr 2010Guide to Protecting the Confidentiality of Personally Identifiable Information (PII)
SP 800-122
SP 800-122 (EPUB) FAQ
SP 800-121 Rev. 1Jun 2012Guide to Bluetooth Security
SP 800-121 Rev. 1
SP 800-119Dec 2010Guidelines for the Secure Deployment of IPv6
SP 800-119
SP 800-118 
(Draft)
Apr. 21, 2009DRAFT Guide to Enterprise Password Management
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-117 Rev. 1 
(Draft)
Jan. 6, 2012DRAFT Guide to Adopting and Using the Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP) Version 1.2
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-117Jul 2010Guide to Adopting and Using the Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP) Version 1.0
SP 800-117
SP 800-115Sep 2008Technical Guide to Information Security Testing and Assessment
SP 800-115
SP 800-115 (EPUB) FAQ
SP 800-114Nov 2007User's Guide to Securing External Devices for Telework and Remote Access
SP 800-114
SP 800-113Jul 2008 Guide to SSL VPNs
SP 800-113
SP 800-111Nov 2007Guide to Storage Encryption Technologies for End User Devices
SP 800-111
SP 800-107 Rev. 1Aug 2012Recommendation for Applications Using Approved Hash Algorithms
SP 800-107 Rev. 1
SP 800-106Feb 2009Randomized Hashing for Digital Signatures
SP 800-106
SP 800-102Sep 2009Recommendation for Digital Signature Timeliness
SP 800-102
SP 800-100Oct 2006Information Security Handbook: A Guide for Managers
SP 800-100 (including updates as of 03-07-2007)
SP 800-98Apr 2007Guidelines for Securing Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) Systems
SP 800-98
SP 800-97Feb 2007Establishing Wireless Robust Security Networks: A Guide to IEEE 802.11i
SP 800-97
SP 800-95Aug 2007Guide to Secure Web Services
SP 800-95
SP 800-90 A Rev. 1 (2nd Draft) 
(Draft)
Apr. 21, 2014DRAFT Recommendation for Random Number Generation Using Deterministic Random Bit Generators
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-90 AJan 2012Recommendation for Random Number Generation Using Deterministic Random Bit Generators
SP 800-90A
SP 800-90 Arev1-B-C 
(Draft)
Sep. 9, 2013DRAFT Draft SP 800-90 Series: Random Bit Generators
800-90 A Rev. 1: Recommendation for Random Number Generation Using Deterministic Random Bit Generators
800-90 B: Recommendation for the Entropy Sources Used for Random Bit Generation
800-90 C: Recommendation for Random Bit Generator (RBG) Constructions

Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-89Nov 2006Recommendation for Obtaining Assurances for Digital Signature Applications
SP 800-89
SP 800-83 Rev. 1Jul 2013Guide to Malware Incident Prevention and Handling for Desktops and Laptops
SP 800-83 Rev. 1 FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-83r1 [Direct Link]
SP 800-81 -2Sep 2013Secure Domain Name System (DNS) Deployment Guide
SP 800-81-2 FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-81-2 [Direct Link]
SP 800-78 -4 
(Draft)
May 19, 2014DRAFT Cryptographic Algorithms and Key Sizes for Personal Identity Verification
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-78 -3Dec 2010Cryptographic Algorithms and Key Sizes for Personal Identification Verification (PIV)
SP 800-78-3
SP 800-77Dec 2005Guide to IPsec VPNs
SP 800-77
SP 800-73 -4 
(Draft)
May 19, 2014DRAFT Interfaces for Personal Identity Verification (3 Parts)
Part 1- PIV Card Application Namespace, Data Model and Representation
Part 2- PIV Card Application Card Command Interface
Part 3- PIV Client Application Programming Interface

Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-73 -3Feb 2010Interfaces for Personal Identity Verification (4 Parts)
Part 1: End Point PIV Card Application Namespace, Data Model & Representation
Part 2: PIV Card Application Card Command Interface
Part 3: PIV Client Application Programming Interface
Part 4: The PIV Transitional Interfaces & Data Model Specification
SP 800-70 Rev. 2Feb 2011National Checklist Program for IT Products: Guidelines for Checklist Users and Developers
SP 800-70 Rev. 2
SP 800-68 Rev. 1Oct 2008Guide to Securing Microsoft Windows XP Systems for IT Professionals
SP 800-68 Rev. 1
SP 800-67 Rev. 1Jan 2012Recommendation for the Triple Data Encryption Algorithm (TDEA) Block Cipher
SP 800-67 Rev. 1
SP 800-66 Rev 1Oct 2008An Introductory Resource Guide for Implementing the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Security Rule
SP 800-66 Rev. 1
SP 800-58Jan 2005Security Considerations for Voice Over IP Systems
SP 800-58
SP 800-57 Part 3-Rev.1 
(Draft)
May 5, 2014DRAFT Recommendation for Key Management: Part 3 - Application-Specific Key Management Guidance
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-57 Part 1Jul 2012Recommendation for Key Management: Part 1: General (Revision 3)
SP 800-57 Part 1, Rev. 3
SP 800-57 Part 2Aug 2005Recommendation for Key Management: Part 2: Best Practices for Key Management Organization
SP 800-57 Part 2
SP 800-57 Part 3Dec 2009Recommendation for Key Management, Part 3 Application-Specific Key Management Guidance
SP 800-57 Part 3
SP 800-56 A Rev. 2May 2013Recommendation for Pair-Wise Key-Establishment Schemes Using Discrete Logarithm Cryptography
SP 800-56A Rev. 2 FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-56Ar2 [Direct Link]
Public Comments received on Draft SP 800-56A Rev. 2
SP 800-56 B Rev. 1Sep 2014Recommendation for Pair-Wise Key-Establishment Schemes Using Integer Factorization Cryptography
SP 800-56B Revision 1 FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-56Br1 [Direct Link]
SP 800-54Jul 2007Border Gateway Protocol Security
SP 800-54
SP 800-53 Rev. 4Apr 2013Security and Privacy Controls for Federal Information Systems and Organizations
SP 800-53 Rev. 4 (including updates as of 01-15-2014) FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-53r4 [Direct Link]
Word version of SP 800-53 Rev. 4 (01-15-2014)
XML file for SP 800-53 Rev. 4 (01-15-2014)
Summary of NIST SP 800-53 Revision 4
SP 800-52 Rev. 1Apr. 2014Guidelines for the Selection, Configuration, and Use of Transport Layer Security (TLS) Implementations
SP 800-52 Rev. 1 FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-52r1 [Direct Link]
SP 800-52Jun 2005Guidelines for the Selection and Use of Transport Layer Security (TLS) Implementations
SP800-52.pdf
SP 800-49Nov 2002Federal S/MIME V3 Client Profile
SP 800-49
SP 800-48 Rev. 1Jul 2008Guide to Securing Legacy IEEE 802.11 Wireless Networks
SP 800-48 Rev. 1
SP 800-46 Rev. 1Jun 2009Guide to Enterprise Telework and Remote Access Security
SP 800-46 Rev. 1
SP 800-45 Version 2Feb 2007Guidelines on Electronic Mail Security
SP 800-45 Version 2
SP 800-44 Version 2Sep 2007Guidelines on Securing Public Web Servers
SP 800-44 Version 2
SP 800-41 Rev. 1Sep 2009Guidelines on Firewalls and Firewall Policy
SP 800-41 Rev. 1
SP 800-38 ADec 2001Recommendation for Block Cipher Modes of Operation - Methods and Techniques
SP 800-38A
SP 800-38 A - AddendumOct 2010Recommendation for Block Cipher Modes of Operation: Three Variants of Ciphertext Stealing for CBC Mode
SP 800-38A Addendum
SP 800-38 BMay 2005Recommendation for Block Cipher Modes of Operation: The CMAC Mode for Authentication
SP 800-38B
CMAC Examples (updated)
SP 800-38 CMay 2004Recommendation for Block Cipher Modes of Operation: the CCM Mode for Authentication and Confidentiality
SP 800-38C (including updates as of 07-20-2007)
SP 800-38 DNov 2007Recommendation for Block Cipher Modes of Operation: Galois/Counter Mode (GCM) and GMAC
SP 800-38D
SP 800-38 EJan 2010Recommendation for Block Cipher Modes of Operation: The XTS-AES Mode for Confidentiality on Storage Devices
SP 800-38E
SP 800-38 FDec 2012Recommendation for Block Cipher Modes of Operation: Methods for Key Wrapping
SP 800-38F FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-38F [Direct Link]
SP 800-38 G 
(Draft)
July 8, 2013DRAFT Recommendation for Block Cipher Modes of Operation: Methods for Format-Preserving Encryption
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-36Oct 2003Guide to Selecting Information Technology Security Products
SP 800-36
SP 800-32Feb 2001Introduction to Public Key Technology and the Federal PKI Infrastructure
SP 800-32
SP 800-29Jun 2001A Comparison of the Security Requirements for Cryptographic Modules in FIPS 140-1 and FIPS 140-2
SP 800-29
SP 800-28 Version 2Mar 2008Guidelines on Active Content and Mobile Code
SP 800-28 Version 2
SP 800-25Oct 2000Federal Agency Use of Public Key Technology for Digital Signatures and Authentication
SP 800-25
SP 800-22 Rev. 1aApr 2010A Statistical Test Suite for Random and Pseudorandom Number Generators for Cryptographic Applications
SP 800-22 Rev. 1a
SP 800-21 2nd editionDec 2005Guideline for Implementing Cryptography in the Federal Government
SP 800-21 2nd Edition
SP 800-20Oct 1999Modes of Operation Validation System for the Triple Data Encryption Algorithm (TMOVS): Requirements and Procedures
SP 800-20 (including updates as of 03-2012)
SP 800-19Oct 1999Mobile Agent Security
SP 800-19
SP 800-17Feb 1998Modes of Operation Validation System (MOVS): Requirements and Procedures
SP 800-17
SP 800-15Jan 1998MISPC Minimum Interoperability Specification for PKI Components, Version 1
SP 800-15
SP 800-14Sep 1996Generally Accepted Principles and Practices for Securing Information Technology Systems
SP 800-14
SP 800-12Oct 1995An Introduction to Computer Security: The NIST Handbook
SP 800-12
SP 800-12 (HTML)
NIST IR 8018 
(Draft)
July 29, 2014DRAFT Public Safety Mobile Application Security Requirements Workshop Summary
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7966 
(Draft)
Aug. 21, 2014DRAFT Security of Automated Access Management Using Secure Shell (SSH)
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7904 
(Draft)
Dec. 21, 2012DRAFT Trusted Geolocation in the Cloud: Proof of Concept Implementation
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7849Mar 2014A Methodology for Developing Authentication Assurance Level Taxonomy for Smart Card-based Identity Verification
NISTIR 7849 FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.IR.7849 [Direct Link]
NIST IR 7848 
(Draft)
May 7, 2012DRAFT Specification for the Asset Summary Reporting Format 1.0
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7831 
(Draft)
Dec. 6, 2011DRAFT Common Remediation Enumeration (CRE) Version 1.0
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7800 
(Draft)
Jan. 20, 2012DRAFT Applying the Continuous Monitoring Technical Reference Model to the Asset, Configuration, and Vulnerability Management Domains
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7799 
(Draft)
Jan. 6, 2012DRAFT Continuous Monitoring Reference Model Workflow, Subsystem, and Interface Specifications
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7756 
(Draft)
Jan. 6, 2012DRAFT CAESARS Framework Extension: An Enterprise Continuous Monitoring Technical Reference Architecture
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7676Jun 2010Maintaining and Using Key History on Personal Identity Verification (PIV) Cards
NISTIR 7676
NIST IR 7621Oct 2009Small Business Information Security: The Fundamentals
NISTIR 7621
ITL May 2014May 2014Small and Medium-Size Business Information Security Outreach Program
ITL April 2014Apr 2014Release of NIST Special Publication 800-52 Revision 1, Guidelines for the Selection, Configuration, and Use of Transport Layer Security (TLS) Implementations
Apr. 2014 ITL Bulletin (EPUB) FAQ
ITL October 2013Oct 2013ITL Updates Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) for Personal Identity Verification (PIV) of Federal Employees and Contractors
Oct. 2013 ITL Bulletin (EPUB) FAQ
ITL September 2013Sep 2013NIST Opens Draft Special Publication 800-90A, Recommendation for Random Number Generation Using Deterministic Random Bit Generators, For Review and Comment (Supplemental ITL Bulletin for September 2013)
ITL September 2013Sep 2013ITL Publishes Guidance on Preventing and Handling Malware Incidents
ITL October 2008Oct 2008Keeping Information Technology (IT) System Servers Secure: A General Guide to Good Practices
ITL July 2007Jul 2007Border Gateway Protocol (BGP) Security
ITL May 2007May 2007Securing Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) Systems
ITL March 2007Mar 2007Improving The Security of Electronic Mail: Updated Guidelines Issued by NIST
ITL November 2006Nov 2006Guide to Securing Computers Using Windows XP Home Edition
ITL June 2006Jun 2006Domain Name System (DNS) Services: NIST Recommendations for Secure Deployment
ITL April 2006Apr 2006Protecting Sensitive Information Transmitted in Public Networks
ITL March 2006Mar 2006Minimum Security Requirements for Federal Information and Information Systems: Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) 200 Approved by the Secretary of Commerce
ITL January 2006Jan 2006Testing and Validation of Personal Identity Verification (PIV) Components and Subsystems for Conformance to Federal Information Processing Standard 201
ITL April 2004Apr 2004Selecting Information Technology Security Products
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System & Information Integrity
NumberDateTitle
FIPS 200Mar 2006Minimum Security Requirements for Federal Information and Information Systems
FIPS 200
FIPS 198-1Jul 2008 The Keyed-Hash Message Authentication Code (HMAC)
FIPS 198-1
FIPS 180-4Mar 2012Secure Hash Standard (SHS)
FIPS 180-4
FIPS 140-3 
(Draft)
Dec. 11, 2009DRAFT Security Requirements for Cryptographic Modules (Revised Draft)
Announcement and Draft Publication
FIPS 140-2May 2001Security Requirements for Cryptographic Modules
FIPS 140-2 (including change notices as of 12-03-2002)
Annex A: Approved Security Functions
Annex B: Approved Protection Profiles
Annex C: Approved Random Number Generators
Annex D: Approved Key Establishment Techniques
FIPS 140-2 (EPUB) FAQ
Annex A: Approved Security Functions (EPUB) FAQ
Annex B: Approved Protection Profiles (EPUB) FAQ
Annex C: Approved Random Number Generators (EPUB) FAQ
Annex D: Approved Key Establishment Techniques (EPUB) FAQ
FIPS 140-1Jan 1994FIPS 140-1: Security Requirements for Cryptographic Modules
FIPS 140-1
SP 800-164 
(Draft)
Oct. 31, 2012DRAFT Guidelines on Hardware-Rooted Security in Mobile Devices
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-161 
(Draft)
Jun. 3, 2014DRAFT Supply Chain Risk Management Practices for Federal Information Systems and Organizations (Second Draft)
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-150 
(Draft)
Oct. 28, 2014DRAFT Guide to Cyber Threat Information Sharing
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-147 BAug. 2014BIOS Protection Guidelines for Servers
SP 800-147B FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-147B [Direct Link]
SP 800-147Apr 2011Basic Input/Output System (BIOS) Protection Guidelines
SP 800-147
SP 800-125Jan 2011Guide to Security for Full Virtualization Technologies
SP 800-125
SP 800-124 Rev. 1Jun 2013Guidelines for Managing the Security of Mobile Devices in the Enterprise
SP 800-124 Rev. 1 FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-124r1 [Direct Link]
SP 800-124 Rev. 1 (EPUB) FAQ
SP 800-123Jul 2008Guide to General Server Security
SP 800-123
SP 800-123 (EPUB) FAQ
SP 800-121 Rev. 1Jun 2012Guide to Bluetooth Security
SP 800-121 Rev. 1
SP 800-119Dec 2010Guidelines for the Secure Deployment of IPv6
SP 800-119
SP 800-118 
(Draft)
Apr. 21, 2009DRAFT Guide to Enterprise Password Management
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-115Sep 2008Technical Guide to Information Security Testing and Assessment
SP 800-115
SP 800-115 (EPUB) FAQ
SP 800-113Jul 2008 Guide to SSL VPNs
SP 800-113
SP 800-111Nov 2007Guide to Storage Encryption Technologies for End User Devices
SP 800-111
SP 800-107 Rev. 1Aug 2012Recommendation for Applications Using Approved Hash Algorithms
SP 800-107 Rev. 1
SP 800-106Feb 2009Randomized Hashing for Digital Signatures
SP 800-106
SP 800-100Oct 2006Information Security Handbook: A Guide for Managers
SP 800-100 (including updates as of 03-07-2007)
SP 800-92Sep 2006Guide to Computer Security Log Management
SP 800-92
SP 800-92 (EPUB) FAQ
SP 800-86Aug 2006Guide to Integrating Forensic Techniques into Incident Response
SP 800-86
SP 800-85 B-4 
(Draft)
Aug. 6, 2014DRAFT PIV Data Model Conformance Test Guidelines
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-85 BJul 2006PIV Data Model Test Guidelines
SP 800-85B
SP 800-85 A-2Jul 2010PIV Card Application and Middleware Interface Test Guidelines (SP800-73-3 Compliance)
SP 800-85A-2
SP 800-83 Rev. 1Jul 2013Guide to Malware Incident Prevention and Handling for Desktops and Laptops
SP 800-83 Rev. 1 FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-83r1 [Direct Link]
SP 800-68 Rev. 1Oct 2008Guide to Securing Microsoft Windows XP Systems for IT Professionals
SP 800-68 Rev. 1
SP 800-66 Rev 1Oct 2008An Introductory Resource Guide for Implementing the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Security Rule
SP 800-66 Rev. 1
SP 800-61 Rev. 2Aug 2012Computer Security Incident Handling Guide
SP 800-61 Rev. 2 FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-61r2 [Direct Link]
SP 800-57 Part 3-Rev.1 
(Draft)
May 5, 2014DRAFT Recommendation for Key Management: Part 3 - Application-Specific Key Management Guidance
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-57 Part 1Jul 2012Recommendation for Key Management: Part 1: General (Revision 3)
SP 800-57 Part 1, Rev. 3
SP 800-57 Part 2Aug 2005Recommendation for Key Management: Part 2: Best Practices for Key Management Organization
SP 800-57 Part 2
SP 800-57 Part 3Dec 2009Recommendation for Key Management, Part 3 Application-Specific Key Management Guidance
SP 800-57 Part 3
SP 800-53 Rev. 4Apr 2013Security and Privacy Controls for Federal Information Systems and Organizations
SP 800-53 Rev. 4 (including updates as of 01-15-2014) FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-53r4 [Direct Link]
Word version of SP 800-53 Rev. 4 (01-15-2014)
XML file for SP 800-53 Rev. 4 (01-15-2014)
Summary of NIST SP 800-53 Revision 4
SP 800-48 Rev. 1Jul 2008Guide to Securing Legacy IEEE 802.11 Wireless Networks
SP 800-48 Rev. 1
SP 800-46 Rev. 1Jun 2009Guide to Enterprise Telework and Remote Access Security
SP 800-46 Rev. 1
SP 800-45 Version 2Feb 2007Guidelines on Electronic Mail Security
SP 800-45 Version 2
SP 800-43Nov 2002Systems Administration Guidance for Windows 2000 Professional System
SP 800-43
SP 800-40 Rev. 3Jul 2013Guide to Enterprise Patch Management Technologies
SP 800-40 Rev. 3 FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-40r3 [Direct Link]
SP 800-36Oct 2003Guide to Selecting Information Technology Security Products
SP 800-36
SP 800-28 Version 2Mar 2008Guidelines on Active Content and Mobile Code
SP 800-28 Version 2
SP 800-19Oct 1999Mobile Agent Security
SP 800-19
SP 800-14Sep 1996Generally Accepted Principles and Practices for Securing Information Technology Systems
SP 800-14
SP 800-12Oct 1995An Introduction to Computer Security: The NIST Handbook
SP 800-12
SP 800-12 (HTML)
NIST IR 7966 
(Draft)
Aug. 21, 2014DRAFT Security of Automated Access Management Using Secure Shell (SSH)
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7904 
(Draft)
Dec. 21, 2012DRAFT Trusted Geolocation in the Cloud: Proof of Concept Implementation
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7815Jul 2011Access Control for SAR Systems
NISTIR 7815
NIST IR 7802Sep 2011Trust Model for Security Automation Data (TMSAD) Version 1.0
NISTIR 7802
NIST IR 7773Nov 2010An Application of Combinatorial Methods to Conformance Testing for Document Object Model Events
NISTIR 7773
NIST IR 7621Oct 2009Small Business Information Security: The Fundamentals
NISTIR 7621
NIST IR 7452Nov 2007Secure Biometric Match-on-Card Feasibility Report
NISTIR 7452
ITL October 2014Oct. 2014Release of NIST SP 800-147B, BIOS Protection Guidelines for Servers
ITL May 2014May 2014Small and Medium-Size Business Information Security Outreach Program
ITL February 2014Feb 2014Framework for Improving Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity
Feb. 2014 ITL Bulletin (EPUB) FAQ
ITL September 2013Sep 2013ITL Publishes Guidance on Preventing and Handling Malware Incidents
ITL August 2013Aug 2013ITL Publishes Guidance on Enterprise Patch Management Technologies
ITL October 2008Oct 2008Keeping Information Technology (IT) System Servers Secure: A General Guide to Good Practices
ITL March 2007Mar 2007Improving The Security of Electronic Mail: Updated Guidelines Issued by NIST
ITL October 2006Oct 2006Log Management: Using Computer and Network Records to Improve Information Security
ITL September 2006Sep 2006Forensic Techniques: Helping Organizations Improve Their Responses to Information Security Incidents
ITL March 2006Mar 2006Minimum Security Requirements for Federal Information and Information Systems: Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) 200 Approved by the Secretary of Commerce
ITL April 2004Apr 2004Selecting Information Technology Security Products
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System & Services Acquisition
NumberDateTitle
FIPS 200Mar 2006Minimum Security Requirements for Federal Information and Information Systems
FIPS 200
SP 800-161 
(Draft)
Jun. 3, 2014DRAFT Supply Chain Risk Management Practices for Federal Information Systems and Organizations (Second Draft)
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-147 BAug. 2014BIOS Protection Guidelines for Servers
SP 800-147B FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-147B [Direct Link]
SP 800-147Apr 2011Basic Input/Output System (BIOS) Protection Guidelines
SP 800-147
SP 800-127Sep 2010Guide to Securing WiMAX Wireless Communications
SP 800-127
SP 800-127 (EPUB) FAQ
SP 800-126 Rev. 2Sep 2011The Technical Specification for the Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP): SCAP Version 1.2
SP 800-126 Rev. 2
Errata for SP 800-126 Rev. 2
SP 800-126 Rev. 1Feb 2011The Technical Specification for the Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP): SCAP Version 1.1
SP 800-126 Rev. 1
SP 800-126Nov 2009The Technical Specification for the Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP): SCAP Version 1.0
SP 800-126
SP 800-124 Rev. 1Jun 2013Guidelines for Managing the Security of Mobile Devices in the Enterprise
SP 800-124 Rev. 1 FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-124r1 [Direct Link]
SP 800-124 Rev. 1 (EPUB) FAQ
SP 800-121 Rev. 1Jun 2012Guide to Bluetooth Security
SP 800-121 Rev. 1
SP 800-119Dec 2010Guidelines for the Secure Deployment of IPv6
SP 800-119
SP 800-117Jul 2010Guide to Adopting and Using the Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP) Version 1.0
SP 800-117
SP 800-115Sep 2008Technical Guide to Information Security Testing and Assessment
SP 800-115
SP 800-115 (EPUB) FAQ
SP 800-101 Rev.1May 2014Guidelines on Mobile Device Forensics
SP 800-101 Rev. 1 FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-101r1 [Direct Link]
SP 800-100Oct 2006Information Security Handbook: A Guide for Managers
SP 800-100 (including updates as of 03-07-2007)
SP 800-98Apr 2007Guidelines for Securing Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) Systems
SP 800-98
SP 800-97Feb 2007Establishing Wireless Robust Security Networks: A Guide to IEEE 802.11i
SP 800-97
SP 800-85 B-4 
(Draft)
Aug. 6, 2014DRAFT PIV Data Model Conformance Test Guidelines
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-85 BJul 2006PIV Data Model Test Guidelines
SP 800-85B
SP 800-85 A-2Jul 2010PIV Card Application and Middleware Interface Test Guidelines (SP800-73-3 Compliance)
SP 800-85A-2
SP 800-83 Rev. 1Jul 2013Guide to Malware Incident Prevention and Handling for Desktops and Laptops
SP 800-83 Rev. 1 FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-83r1 [Direct Link]
SP 800-76 -2Jul 2013Biometric Specifications for Personal Identity Verification
SP 800-76-2 FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-76-2 [Direct Link]
SP 800-66 Rev 1Oct 2008An Introductory Resource Guide for Implementing the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Security Rule
SP 800-66 Rev. 1
SP 800-65 Rev. 1 
(Draft)
July 14, 2009DRAFT Recommendations for Integrating Information Security into the Capital Planning and Investment Control Process (CPIC)
Announcement and Draft Publication
SP 800-65Jan 2005Integrating IT Security into the Capital Planning and Investment Control Process
SP 800-65
SP 800-64 Rev. 2Oct 2008Security Considerations in the System Development Life Cycle
SP 800-64 Rev. 2
SP 800-53 Rev. 4Apr 2013Security and Privacy Controls for Federal Information Systems and Organizations
SP 800-53 Rev. 4 (including updates as of 01-15-2014) FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.SP.800-53r4 [Direct Link]
Word version of SP 800-53 Rev. 4 (01-15-2014)
XML file for SP 800-53 Rev. 4 (01-15-2014)
Summary of NIST SP 800-53 Revision 4
SP 800-51 Rev. 1Feb 2011Guide to Using Vulnerability Naming Schemes
SP 800-51 Rev. 1
SP 800-48 Rev. 1Jul 2008Guide to Securing Legacy IEEE 802.11 Wireless Networks
SP 800-48 Rev. 1
SP 800-36Oct 2003Guide to Selecting Information Technology Security Products
SP 800-36
SP 800-35Oct 2003Guide to Information Technology Security Services
SP 800-35
SP 800-34 Rev. 1May 2010Contingency Planning Guide for Federal Information Systems
SP 800-34 Rev. 1 (including updates as of 11-11-2010)
Business Impact Analysis (BIA) Template (SP 800-34 Rev. 1)
Contingency Planning: Low Impact System Template (SP 800-34 Rev. 1)
Contingency Planning: Moderate Impact System Template (SP 800-34 Rev. 1)
Contingency Planning: High Impact System Template (SP 800-34 Rev. 1)
SP 800-33Dec 2001Underlying Technical Models for Information Technology Security
SP 800-33
SP 800-30 Rev. 1Sep 2012Guide for Conducting Risk Assessments
SP 800-30 Rev. 1
SP 800-30 Rev. 1 (EPUB) FAQ
SP 800-27 Rev. AJun 2004Engineering Principles for Information Technology Security (A Baseline for Achieving Security)
SP 800-27 Rev. A
SP 800-23Aug 2000Guidelines to Federal Organizations on Security Assurance and Acquisition/Use of Tested/Evaluated Products
SP 800-23
SP 800-21 2nd editionDec 2005Guideline for Implementing Cryptography in the Federal Government
SP 800-21 2nd Edition
SP 800-14Sep 1996Generally Accepted Principles and Practices for Securing Information Technology Systems
SP 800-14
SP 800-12Oct 1995An Introduction to Computer Security: The NIST Handbook
SP 800-12
SP 800-12 (HTML)
NIST IR 8023 
(Draft)
Sept. 10, 2014DRAFT Risk Management for Replication Devices
Announcement and Draft Publication
NIST IR 7849Mar 2014A Methodology for Developing Authentication Assurance Level Taxonomy for Smart Card-based Identity Verification
NISTIR 7849 FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.IR.7849 [Direct Link]
NIST IR 7622Oct 2012Notional Supply Chain Risk Management Practices for Federal Information Systems
NISTIR 7622 FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.IR.7622 [Direct Link]
NIST IR 7621Oct 2009Small Business Information Security: The Fundamentals
NISTIR 7621
NIST IR 7511 Rev. 3Jan 2013Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP) Version 1.2 Validation Program Test Requirements
NISTIR 7511 Rev. 3 (including updates as of 07-11-2013) FAQ
doi:10.6028/NIST.IR.7511 [Direct Link]
NIST IR 7497Sep 2010Security Architecture Design Process for Health Information Exchanges (HIEs)
NISTIR 7497
NIST IR 7387Mar 2007Cell Phone Forensic Tools: An Overview and Analysis Update,
NISTIR 7387
NIST IR 7313Jul 20065th Annual PKI R&D Workshop "Making PKI Easy to Use" Proceedings
NISTIR 7313
ITL October 2014Oct. 2014Release of NIST SP 800-147B, BIOS Protection Guidelines for Servers
ITL May 2014May 2014Small and Medium-Size Business Information Security Outreach Program
ITL September 2013Sep 2013ITL Publishes Guidance on Preventing and Handling Malware Incidents
ITL June 2007Jun 2007Forensic Techniques for Cell Phones
ITL May 2007May 2007Securing Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) Systems
ITL March 2006Mar 2006Minimum Security Requirements for Federal Information and Information Systems: Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) 200 Approved by the Secretary of Commerce
ITL January 2005Jan 2005Integrating Information Technology (IT) Security into the Capital Planning and Investment Control Process
ITL June 2004Jun 2004Information Technology Security Services: How to Select, Implement, and Manage
ITL April 2004Apr 2004Selecting Information Technology Security Products
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