Stopping Malware and Unauthorized Software through Application Whitelisting
Adam Sedgewick, Murugiah P. Souppaya, Karen Scarfone, Larry Feldman
This bulletin summarizes the information presented in NIST Special Publication 800-167, "Guide to Application Whitelisting," written by Adam Sedgewick, Murugiah Souppaya and Karen Scarfone. The publication is intended to assist organizations in understanding the basics of application whitelisting. An application whitelist is a list of applications and application components that are authorized for use in an organization.