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NIST SP 800-167

Guide to Application Whitelisting

Date Published: October 2015


Adam Sedgewick (NIST), Murugiah Souppaya (NIST), Karen Scarfone (Scarfone Cybersecurity)



access control; application control; application whitelisting; information security; software security; whitelisting
Control Families

Access Control; Audit and Accountability; Risk Assessment; System and Communications Protection