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|Author(s):||Stephen D. Quinn; Karen A. Scarfone; Matthew P. Barrett; Christopher S. Johnson;|
|Title:||Guide to Adopting and Using the Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP), Version 1.0|
|Published:||July 27, 2010|
|Abstract:||The purpose of this document is to provide an overview of the Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP). This document discusses SCAP at a conceptual level, focusing on how organizations can use SCAP-enabled tools to enhance their security posture. It also explains to IT product and service vendors how they can adopt SCAP's capabilities within their offerings.|
|Citation:||Special Publication (NIST SP) - 800-117|
|Keywords:||Security automation, security configuration management, Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP), vulnerability management, SCAP|
|Research Areas:||Computer Security, Cybersecurity, Threats & Vulnerabilities, Information Technology|
|PDF version:||Click here to retrieve PDF version of paper (405KB)|