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Baseline Tailor User Guide



Joshua Lubell


This guide describes how to use Baseline Tailor, a software tool for navigating the United States Government's Cybersecurity Framework and for tailoring the National Institute of Standards and Technology Special Publication 800-53 Revision 4 security controls. Baseline Tailor generates output in Extensible Markup Language (XML) formats capturing a user's Framework Profile and tailoring choices.
NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR) - 8130
Report Number


cybersecurity framework, security control, software, user interface, Industrial Control System


Lubell, J. (2016), Baseline Tailor User Guide, NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR), National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD, [online], (Accessed April 19, 2024)
Created April 25, 2016, Updated November 10, 2018