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SP 800-53A

Guide for Assessing the Security Controls in Federal Information Systems and Organizations: Building Effective Security Assessment Plans

Date Published: July 2008

Supersedes: NISTIR 6885 2003 Edition (02/01/2003); NISTIR 6951 (01/31/2003); SP 800-26 (11/01/2001)

Author(s)

Ron Ross (NIST), L. Johnson (NIST), Stuart Katzke (NIST), Patricia Toth (NIST), Gary Stoneburner (APL), George Rogers

Abstract

Keywords

categorization; FISMA; penetration testing; risk management; security assessment plans; security controls
Control Families

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Documentation

Publication:
SP 800-53A (DOI)
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Supplemental Material:
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