Official websites use .gov
A .gov website belongs to an official government organization in the United States.

Secure .gov websites use HTTPS
A lock ( ) or https:// means you’ve safely connected to the .gov website. Share sensitive information only on official, secure websites.

ITL Bulletin

Log Management: Using Computer and Network Records to Improve Information Security

Date Published: October 2006


Shirley Radack (NIST)



computer security; information security; information technology; log management; policies; security incidents; security software
Control Families

Audit and Accountability; Incident Response; Media Protection; Physical and Environmental Protection; System and Information Integrity


Download (pdf)

Supplemental Material:
None available

Document History:
10/25/06: ITL Bulletin (Final)