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Publication Citation: Release of NIST Interagency Report 7946, CVSS Implementation Guidance

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Author(s): Harold Booth; Joshua M. Franklin; Larry Feldman; Greg Witte;
Title: Release of NIST Interagency Report 7946, CVSS Implementation Guidance
Published: July 10, 2014
Abstract: The Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) is an open standard designed to convey severity and risk of information system vulnerabilities. CVSS was commissioned by the National Infrastructure Advisory Council (NIAC) in support of the global Vulnerability Disclosure Framework. It is currently maintained by Forum of Incident Response and Security Teams (FIRST).
Citation: ITLB -
Pages: 3 pp.
Keywords: Common Vulnerability Scoring System Version 2.0, CVSS v2.0, National Vulnerability Database, NVD, security metrics, vulnerabilities, vulnerability scoring
Research Areas: Computer Security, Cybersecurity, Threats & Vulnerabilities, Public Safety/Security
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