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41. Release of NIST Interagency Report 7946, CVSS Implementation Guidance
Series: ITL Bulletin
Topic: Public Safety/Security
Published: 7/10/2014
Authors: Harold Booth, Joshua M Franklin, Larry Feldman, Greg Witte
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 Vulne ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=916242

42. Reliability of Embedded and Cyber-Physical Systems
Topic: Public Safety/Security
Published: 10/14/2010
Authors: Ram Chillarege, Jeffrey Mark Voas
Abstract: Cyber-physical systems feature a tight combination of a system's computational and physical elements. Understanding how to assess and design trustworthiness into these complex systems of systems remains an unsolved problem. This issue offers insights ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=906143

43. Security Assurance Levels: A Vector Approach to Describing Security Requirements
Series: OTHER
Topic: Public Safety/Security
Published: 10/20/2010
Authors: James D Gilsinn, Ragnar Schierholz
Abstract: Safety systems have used the concept of safety integrity levels (SILs) for almost two decades. This allows the safety of a component or system to be represented by a single number that defines a protection factor required to ensure the health and saf ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=906330

44. Stab Resistance of Personal Body Armor
Topic: Public Safety/Security
Published: 9/1/2000
Author: Kirk D Rice
Abstract: The purpose of this standard is to establish minimum performance requirements and methods of test for the stab resistance of personal body armor intended to protect the torso against slash and stab threats. This standard is based on technical work p ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=30191

45. Survey Report for Ambulance Patient Compartment Design
Series: Technical Note (NIST TN)
Report Number: 1772
Topic: Public Safety/Security
Published: 1/22/2013
Authors: Allison Barnard Feeney, Deogratias Kibira, Yung-Tsun Tina Lee, Jennifer Lyn Marshall
Abstract: NIST conducted a survey (Office of Management and Budget, Control No. 1090-0007) of the emergency medical services (EMS) professionals in December 2011. The objective of the survey is to aid in the development of design standards for the patient ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=912317

46. The Biological Evidence Preservation Handbook: Best Practices for Evidence Handlers
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 7928
Topic: Public Safety/Security
Published: 4/23/2013
Authors: Susan M Ballou, Margaret C Kline, Mark David Stolorow, Melissa K Taylor, Shannan R Williams, Phylis S Bamberger, Burney Yvette, Larry Brown, Cynthia Jones, Ralph Keaton, William Kiley, Karen Lanning, Gerry LaPorte, Joseph Latta, Linda E Ledray, Randy Nagy, Linda Schwind, Stephanie Stoiloff, Brian Ostrom
Abstract: The report of the Technical Working Group on Biological Evidence Preservation offers guidance for individuals involved in the collection, examination, tracking, packaging, storing, and disposition of biological evidence. This may include crime sc ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=913699

47. The National Ballistics Imaging Comparison (NBIC) Project
Topic: Public Safety/Security
Published: 3/10/2012
Authors: Jun-Feng Song, Theodore Vincent Vorburger, Susan M Ballou, Robert Meryln Thompson, James H Yen, Thomas B Renegar, Xiaoyu A Zheng, Richard M Silver, Martin Ols
Abstract: In response to the guidelines issued by the ASCLD/LAB-International (American Society of Crime Laboratory Directors/Laboratory Accreditation Board) to establish traceability and quality assurance in U.S. crime laboratories, a NIST/ATF joint project e ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=907871

48. The use of `slow motion' L\'{e}vy stable fractional diffusion smoothing in alternative methods of latent fingerprint enhancement}
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 7932
Topic: Public Safety/Security
Published: 4/30/2013
Author: Alfred S Carasso
Abstract: Photoshop processing\footnote{Mention of commmercial products or services in this report does not imply NIST appproval or endorsement of these products or services, nor does it imply that such products or services are necessarily the best availabl ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=913444

49. Topography Measurements and Performance Comparisons between NIST SRM 2460 Standard Bullet Masters and BKA Bullet Replicas
Topic: Public Safety/Security
Published: 7/31/2012
Authors: Jun-Feng Song, Theodore Vincent Vorburger, Robert Meryln Thompson, Susan M Ballou, Xiaoyu A Zheng, Thomas B Renegar, Richard M Silver
Abstract: Two Standard Reference Material (SRM) 2460 Bullets produced by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) were used as masters for the fabrication of replica bullets at the Bundeskriminalamt (BKA). The surface topography of the SRM ma ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=908222

50. Workshop Report for Ambulance Patient Compartment Design
Series: Technical Note (NIST TN)
Report Number: 1766
Topic: Public Safety/Security
Published: 11/26/2012
Authors: Allison Barnard Feeney, Deogratias Kibira, Yung-Tsun Tina Lee, Jennifer Lyn Marshall
Abstract: Recently, the U.S Department of Homeland Security Science and Technology Directorate‰s Human Factors/Behavioral Sciences Division and First Responder Resources Group sponsored formation of the Ambulance Patient Compartment Design Project. Projec ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=912316



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