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NISTIR 7435

The Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) and its Applicability to Federal Agency Systems

Date Published: August 2007

Author(s)

Peter Mell (NIST), Karen Scarfone (NIST), Sasha Romanosky (CMU)

Abstract

Keywords

Common Vulnerability Scoring System; CVSS; National Vulnerability Database; NVD; security metrics; vulnerability scoring
Control Families

Configuration Management;

Documentation

Publication:
NISTIR 7435 (DOI)
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Supplemental Material:
None available

Related NIST Publications:
FIPS 199