Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP) Version 1.3 Validation Program Test Requirements

Published: April 20, 2018


Melanie Cook, Dragos Prisaca, Stephen D. Quinn, David A. Waltermire


This report defines the requirements and associated test procedures necessary for products or modules to achieve one or more Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP) validations. Validation is awarded based on a defined set of SCAP capabilities by independent laboratories that have been accredited for SCAP testing by the NIST National Voluntary Laboratory Accreditation Program (NVLAP).
Citation: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR) - 7511rev5
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Pub Type: NIST Pubs


Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP), SCAP derived test requirements (DTR), SCAP validated tools, SCAP validated products, SCAP validated modules, SCAP validation
Created April 20, 2018, Updated November 10, 2018