U.S. flag   An official website of the United States government
Dot gov

Official websites use .gov
A .gov website belongs to an official government organization in the United States.

Https

Secure .gov websites use HTTPS
A lock (Dot gov) or https:// means you've safely connected to the .gov website. Share sensitive information only on official, secure websites.

A  |  B  |  C  |  D  |  E  |  F  |  G  |  H  |  I  |  J  |  K  |  L  |  M  |  N  |  O  |  P  |  Q  |  R  |  S  |  T  |  U  |  V  |  W  |  X  |  Y  |  Z

risk management framework (RMF)

Definition(s):

  A structured approach used to oversee and manage risk for an enterprise.
Source(s):
CNSSI 4009-2015
NIST SP 800-12 Rev. 1 under Risk Management Framework (RMF) from CNSSI 4009

  The Risk Management Framework (RMF), presented in NIST SP 800-37, provides a disciplined and structured process that integrates information security and risk management activities into the system development life cycle.
Source(s):
NIST SP 800-82 Rev. 2 under Risk Management Framework from NIST SP 800-37
NIST SP 1800-16B under Risk Management Framework
NIST SP 1800-16C under Risk Management Framework from NIST SP 800-82 Rev. 2
NIST SP 1800-16D under Risk Management Framework
NIST SP 1800-25B under Risk Management Framework from NIST SP 800-82 Rev. 2, NIST SP 800-37 Rev. 2
NIST SP 1800-26B under Risk Management Framework from NIST SP 800-82 Rev. 2, NIST SP 800-37 Rev. 2
NISTIR 8323 under Risk Management Framework from NIST SP 800-37 Rev. 2

  The Risk Management Framework (RMF) provides a structured, yet flexible approach for managing the portion of risk resulting from the incorporation of systems into the mission and business processes of the organization.
Source(s):
NIST SP 1800-21B under Risk Management Framework from RMF Quick Start Guides