Putting First Things First – A Model Process for Criticality Analysis

Published: June 26, 2018


Celia Paulsen, Larry Feldman, Gregory A. Witte


This bulletin summarizes the information found in NISTIR 8179: Criticality Analysis Process Model, which describes a structured method of prioritizing programs, systems, and components based on their importance to the goals of an organization and the impact that their inadequate operation or loss may present to those goals.
Citation: ITL Bulletin -
NIST Pub Series: ITL Bulletin
Pub Type: NIST Pubs

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Baseline criticality, criticality, criticality analysis, information security, prioritizing components, privacy
Created June 26, 2018, Updated June 25, 2018