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SP 800-126 Rev. 2

The Technical Specification for the Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP): SCAP Version 1.2

Date Published: September 2011

Withdrawn: March 19, 2012

Superseded By: SP 800-126 Rev. 2 (September 2011 (Updated 3/19/2012))


David Waltermire (NIST), Stephen Quinn (NIST), Karen Scarfone (Scarfone Cybersecurity), Adam Halbardier (BAH)



Security automation; security configuration; Security Content Automation Protocol; vulnerabilities; SCAP; security content automation
Control Families

Audit and Accountability; Security Assessment and Authorization; Configuration Management; Incident Response; Maintenance; Risk Assessment; System and Communications Protection; System and Services Acquisition;


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Supplemental Material:
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