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Publication Citation: Standards for Security Categorization of Federal Information and Information Systems

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Author(s): Ronald S. Ross; Marianne Swanson;
Title: Standards for Security Categorization of Federal Information and Information Systems
Published: February 01, 2004
Abstract: The purpose of this document is to provide a standard for categorizing federal information and information systems according to an agency's level of concern for confidentiality, integrity, and availability and the potential impact on agency assets and operations should their information and information systems be compromised through unauthorized access, use, disclosure, disruption, modification, or destruction.
Citation: NIST FIPS - 199
Keywords: classification;Federal information;Federal information systems;FIPS;security
Research Areas: Computer Security
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