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SP 800-204

Security Strategies for Microservices-based Application Systems

Date Published: August 2019

Author(s)

Ramaswamy Chandramouli (NIST)

Abstract

Keywords

microservices; load balancing; circuit breaker; Application Programming Interface (API); API gateway; service mesh; proxy
Control Families

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

Documentation

Publication:
SP 800-204 (DOI)
Local Download

Supplemental Material:
None available

Document History:
03/25/19: SP 800-204 (Draft)
08/07/19: SP 800-204 (Final)