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NIST SP 800-34 Rev. 1

Contingency Planning Guide for Federal Information Systems

Date Published: May 2010 (Updated 11/11/2010)

Supersedes: SP 800-34 Rev. 1 (05/31/2010)

Planning Note (03/17/2023): Send inquiries about this publication to


Marianne Swanson (NIST), Pauline Bowen (NIST), Amy Phillips (BAH), Dean Gallup (BAH), David Lynes (BAH)



incident response plan; contingency planning; disaster recovery plan; information system contingency plan; resilience
Control Families

Contingency Planning; Maintenance; Planning; Risk Assessment; System and Services Acquisition