SP 800-53 Rev. 3

Recommended Security Controls for Federal Information Systems and Organizations

Date Published: August 2009 (Updated 5/1/2010)

Supersedes: SP 800-53 Rev. 3 (09/14/2009)


Joint Task Force Transformation Initiative



common controls; FISMA; managing risk; risk management framework; security control assurance; security control baselines; security controls; security requirements
Control Families

Access Control; Audit and Accountability; Awareness and Training; Assessment, Authorization and Monitoring; Configuration Management; Contingency Planning; Identification and Authentication; Incident Response; Maintenance; Media Protection; Personnel Security; Physical and Environmental Protection; Planning; Risk Assessment; System and Communications Protection; System and Information Integrity; System and Services Acquisition


SP 800-53 Rev. 3 (DOI)
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Supplemental Material:
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Document History:
05/01/10: SP 800-53 Rev. 3