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NISTIR 8176

Security Assurance Requirements for Linux Application Container Deployments

Date Published: October 2017

Author(s)

Ramaswamy Chandramouli (NIST)

Abstract

Keywords

application container; capabilities; Cgroups; container image; container registry; kernel loadable module; Linux kernel; namespace; Trusted Platform Module.
Control Families

Access Control; Configuration Management; System and Communications Protection; System and Information Integrity;

Documentation

Publication:
NISTIR 8176 (DOI)
Local Download

Supplemental Material:
None available

Related NIST Publications:
ITL Bulletin
SP 800-190

Document History:
Draft NISTIR 8176 (8/1/17)
NISTIR 8176 (10/11/17)