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Publication Citation: Contingency Planning Guide for Federal Information Systems [including updates through 11/11/2010]

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Author(s): Marianne M. Swanson; Pauline Bowen; Amy W. Phillips; Dean Gallup; David Lynes;
Title: Contingency Planning Guide for Federal Information Systems [including updates through 11/11/2010]
Published: May 30, 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. [Supersedes SP 800-34 (June 2002): http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=151255]
Citation: NIST SP - 800-34 Rev 1
Pages: 149 pp.
Keywords: contingency planning; resilience; information system contingency plan; incident response plan; disaster recovery plan
Research Areas: Threats & Vulnerabilities, Cybersecurity
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