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Publication Citation: Contingency Planning Guide for Federal Information Systems

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Author(s): Marianne M. Swanson; Pauline Bowen; Wohl Phillips Amy; Dean Gallup; David Lynes;
Title: Contingency Planning Guide for Federal Information Systems
Published: June 08, 2010
Abstract: This publication assists organizations in understanding the purpose, process, and format of information system contingency planning development through practical, real-world guidelines. This guidance document provides background information on interrelationships between information system contingency planning and other types of security and emergency management-related contingency plans, organizational resiliency, and the system development life cycle. This document provides guidance to help personnel evaluate information systems and operations to determine contingency planning requirements and priorities.
Citation: NIST SP - 800-34 rev 1
Pages: 150 pp.
Keywords: Contingency Planning;Resilience;Information System Contingency Plan;Incident Response Plan;Disaster Recovery Plan.
Research Areas: Threats & Vulnerabilities, Cybersecurity
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