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Cybersecurity Framework Online Informative References (OLIR) Submissions: Specification for Completing the OLIR Template



Matthew P. Barrett, Nicole D. Keller, Stephen D. Quinn, Matthew Smith


This document provides instructions and definitions for completing the Cybersecurity Framework (CSF) Online Informative References (OLIR) spreadsheet template available for download at This document is intended to assist developers of References as they complete the spreadsheet template. Definitions are provided for column and row headings in addition to a discussion of expected values.
NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR) - 8204
Report Number


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Created August 1, 2019, Updated January 27, 2020