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Publication Citation: Recommended Security Controls for Federal Information Systems and Organizations (*FINAL PUBLIC DRAFT* NIST SP 800-53, Revision 3)

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Author(s): Ronald S. Ross;
Title: Recommended Security Controls for Federal Information Systems and Organizations (*FINAL PUBLIC DRAFT* NIST SP 800-53, Revision 3)
Published: June 03, 2009
Abstract: [This draft publication "went final" in August 2009: http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=903280] The objective of NIST SP 800-53 is to provide a set of security controls that can satisfy the breadth and depth of security requirements levied on information systems and organizations and that is consistent with and complementary to other established information security standards. Revision 3 is the first major update since December 2005 and includes significant improvements to the security control catalog.
Citation: NIST SP - 800-53rev3
Pages: 220 pp.
Keywords: security controls; risk management framework; security control assurance; security requirements; common controls; security control baselines; managing risk; FISMA
Research Areas: Computer Security, Cybersecurity, Information Processing Systems, Information Technology