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NIST SP 800-147B

BIOS Protection Guidelines for Servers

Date Published: August 2014


Andrew Regenscheid (NIST)



Basic Input/Output System (BIOS); firmware; information security; patch management; Root of Trust; Root of Trust for Update; server security
Control Families

Access Control; System and Services Acquisition; System and Information Integrity


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Supplemental Material:
None available

Publication Parts:
SP 800-147

Document History:
08/28/14: SP 800-147B (Final)