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141. Guide to Adopting and Using the Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP), Version 1.0
Series: Special Publication (NIST SP)
Report Number: 800-117
Topic: Cybersecurity
Published: 7/27/2010
Authors: Stephen D Quinn, Karen Ann Scarfone, Matthew P. Barrett, Christopher S. Johnson
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. ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=905179

142. Spectral Based Methods That Streamline the Search for Failure Scenarios in Large-Scale Distributed Systems
Topic: Cybersecurity
Published: 7/22/2010
Authors: Fern Y Hunt, Christopher E Dabrowski, Katherine Morrison
Abstract: We report our work on the development of analytical and numerical methods that enable the detection of failure scenarios in distributed grid computing, cloud computing and other large scale systems.
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=907693

143. Contingency Planning for Information Systems: Updated Guide for Federal Organizations
Series: ITL Bulletin
Topic: Cybersecurity
Published: 7/20/2010
Author: Shirley M. Radack
Abstract: This bulletin summarizes the information presented in NIST Special Publication (SP) 800-34, Rev. 1, Contingency Planning Guide for Federal Information Systems. This publication updates federal contingency planning practices by integrating risk manag ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=906210

144. The Second Static Analysis Tool Exposition (SATE) 2009
Series: Special Publication (NIST SP)
Report Number: 500-287
Topic: Cybersecurity
Published: 7/2/2010
Authors: Vadim Okun, Paul E Black, Aurelien Michel Dominique Delaitre
Abstract: The NIST SAMATE project conducted the second Static Analysis Tool Exposition (SATE) in 2009 to advance research in static analysis tools that find security defects in source code. The main goals of SATE were to enable empirical research based on larg ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=905879

145. Guide for Assessing the Security Controls in Federal Information Systems and Organizations: Building Effective Security Assessment Plans
Series: Special Publication (NIST SP)
Report Number: 800-53A Rev 1
Topic: Cybersecurity
Published: 6/29/2010
Authors: Ronald S Ross, L A. Johnson
Abstract: Special Publication 800-53A, Revision 1 provides guidelines for developing security assessment plans and associated security control assessment procedures that are consistent with Special Publication 800-53, Revision 3, Recommended Security Controls ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=906065

146. Maintaining and Using Key History on Personal Identity Verification (PIV) Cards
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 7676
Topic: Cybersecurity
Published: 6/18/2010
Author: David A Cooper
Abstract: NIST Special Publication 800-73-3 introduces the ability to store retired Key Management Keys within the Personal Identity Verification (PIV) Card Application on a PIV Card. This paper complements SP 800-73-3 by providing some of the rationale for t ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=905913

147. Contingency Planning Guide for Federal Information Systems [including updates through 11/11/2010]
Series: Special Publication (NIST SP)
Report Number: 800-34 Rev 1
Topic: Cybersecurity
Published: 5/30/2010
Authors: Marianne M. Swanson, Pauline Bowen, Amy Wohl Phillips, Dean Gallup, David Lynes
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 inter ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=905266

148. Guide to Protecting the Confidentiality of Personally Identifiable Information (PII)
Series: Special Publication (NIST SP)
Report Number: 800-122
Topic: Cybersecurity
Published: 4/6/2010
Authors: Erika McCallister, Timothy Grance, Karen Ann Scarfone
Abstract: The purpose of this document is to assist Federal agencies in protecting the confidentiality of personally identifiable information (PII) in information systems. The document explains the importance of protecting the confidentiality of PII in the con ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=904990

149. On Hash Functions Using Checksums
Topic: Cybersecurity
Published: 4/1/2010
Authors: Praveen Gauruvarum, John M Kelsey, L. Knudsen, S. Thomsen
Abstract: We analyse the security of iterated hash functions that compute an input dependent checksum which is processed as part of the hash computation. We show that a large class of such schemes, including those using non-linear or even one- way checksum fun ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=902682

150. Revised Guide Helps Federal Organizations Improve Their Risk Management Practices and Information System Security
Series: ITL Bulletin
Topic: Cybersecurity
Published: 3/29/2010
Author: Shirley M. Radack
Abstract: This bulletin summarizes the information presented in NIST Special Publication (SP) 800-37, Revision 1, Guide for Applying the Risk Management Framework to Federal Information Systems: A Security Life Cycle Approach. Developed by NIST in partnership ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=905359



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