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NIST SP 800-117 Rev. 1 (Initial Public Draft)

Guide to Adopting and Using the Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP) Version 1.2

Date Published: January 2012

Planning Note (04/26/2019): Work on this document has been discontinued.


Stephen Quinn (NIST), Karen Scarfone (Scarfone Cybersecurity), David Waltermire (NIST)



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

Audit and Accountability; Assessment, Authorization and Monitoring; Configuration Management; Incident Response; Maintenance; Risk Assessment; System and Communications Protection


Draft SP 800-117 Rev. 1 (pdf)

Supplemental Material:
None available

Related NIST Publications:
SP 800-126 Rev. 2

Document History:
01/06/12: SP 800-117 Rev. 1 (Draft)