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NIST SP 800-117

Guide to Adopting and Using the Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP) Version 1.0

Date Published: July 2010

Planning Note (11/27/2018): SCAP v1.0 is no longer supported.  For additional details, see information about SCAP Releases and the SCAP Release Cycle.


Stephen Quinn (NIST), Karen Scarfone (NIST), Matthew Barrett (G2), Christopher Johnson (NIST)



Security automation; security configuration management; Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP); vulnerability management
Control Families

Audit and Accountability; Assessment, Authorization and Monitoring; Configuration Management; Maintenance; Risk Assessment; System and Services Acquisition; System and Communications Protection


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Supplemental Material:
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Document History:
07/27/10: SP 800-117 (Final)