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The Next Generation Risk Management Framework (RMF 2.0): A Holistic Methodology to Manage Information Security, Privacy and Supply Chain Risk



Victoria Y. Pillitteri


This bulletin summarizes the information found in NIST SP 800-37, Revision 2: Risk Management Framework for Information Systems and Organizations: A System Life Cycle Approach for Security and Privacy which provides guidelines for applying the RMF to information systems and organizations.
ITL Bulletin -


authorization to operate, authorization to use, authorizing official, continuous monitoring, information security, ongoing authorization, plan of action and milestones, privacy, privacy plan, privacy risk, risk assessment, risk executive function, risk management, risk management framework, security, security assessment report, security engineering, security plan, security risk, supply chain risk management, system development life cycle.
Created February 28, 2019, Updated March 17, 2020