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NISTIR 7275 Rev. 4

Specification for the Extensible Configuration Checklist Description Format (XCCDF) Version 1.2

Date Published: September 2011


David Waltermire (NIST), Charles Schmidt (MITRE), Karen Scarfone (Scarfone Cybersecurity), Neal Ziring (DoD)



benchmarks; checklists; eXtensible Configuration Checklist Description Format; FISMA; security controls; vulnerabilities; XCCDF
Control Families

Audit and Accountability; Configuration Management; Maintenance


NISTIR 7275 Rev. 4 (DOI)
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Document History:
09/30/11: NISTIR 7275 Rev. 4