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Final Approval of NIST Interagency Report (IR) 7511 Revision 3 is now available
February 05, 2013

NIST announces the release of NIST Interagency Report (NISTIR) 7511 Revision 3Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP) Version 1.2 Validation Program Test Requirements. NISTIR 7511 defines the requirements that must be met by products to achieve SCAP 1.2 Validation. Validation is awarded based on a defined set of SCAP capabilities by independent laboratories that have been accredited for SCAP testing by the NIST National Voluntary Laboratory Accreditation Program. NISTIR 7511 Revision 3 has been written primarily for accredited laboratories and for vendors interested in producing SCAP validated products.

Created December 22, 2016, Updated April 04, 2018