Computer Security Resource Center

Computer Security Resource Center

Computer Security
Resource Center

ITL Bulletin

Keeping Information Technology (IT) System Servers Secure: A General Guide to Good Practices

Date Published: October 2008

Author(s)

Shirley Radack (NIST)

Abstract

Keywords

information systems security; information technology; network servers; public Web servers; server security; risk management; security controls; security management; Web applications.
Control Families

Access Control; Audit and Accountability; Configuration Management; Identification and Authentication; Incident Response; Maintenance; Physical and Environmental Protection; Planning; System and Communications Protection; System and Information Integrity;

Documentation

Publication:
October 2008 ITL Bulletin

Supplemental Material:
None available

Topics

Security and Privacy
general security & privacy; maintenance; planning

Laws and Regulations
OMB Circular A-130