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SP 800-190

Application Container Security Guide

Date Published: September 2017

Author(s)

Murugiah Souppaya (NIST), John Morello (Twistlock), Karen Scarfone (Scarfone Cybersecurity)

Abstract

Keywords

application; application container; application software packaging; container; container security; isolation; operating system virtualization; virtualization
Control Families

Access Control; Configuration Management; System and Communications Protection; System and Information Integrity; Audit and Accountability; Awareness and Training; Identification and Authentication; Incident Response; Risk Assessment;

Documentation

Publication:
SP 800-190 (DOI)
Local Download

Supplemental Material:
None available

Related NIST Publications:
NISTIR 8176
ITL Bulletin
NISTIR 8176 (DRAFT)

Document History:
Draft SP 800-190 (4/10/17)
Draft SP 800-190 (7/13/17)
SP 800-190 (9/25/17)

Topics

Security and Privacy
threats; vulnerability management

Technologies
cloud & virtualization; operating systems; software

Laws and Regulations
OMB Circular A-130