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NIST Announces the Final Release of Special Publication (SP) 800-190, Application Container Security Guide
September 25, 2017

NIST announces the final release of Special Publication (SP) 800-190, Application Container Security Guide. Application container technologies, better known as containers, are a form of operating system virtualization combined with application software packaging. SP 800-190 explains the security concerns associated with container technologies and makes practical recommendations for addressing those concerns when planning for, implementing, and maintaining containers.

Created September 25, 2017