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NISTIR 7511 Rev. 5

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

Date Published: April 2018


Melanie Cook (NIST), Stephen Quinn (NIST), David Waltermire (NIST), Dragos Prisaca (G2)



Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP); SCAP derived test requirements (DTR); SCAP validated tools; SCAP validated products; SCAP validated modules; SCAP validation
Control Families

Assessment, Authorization and Monitoring; System and Services Acquisition


NISTIR 7511 Rev. 5 (DOI)
Local Download

Supplemental Material:
SCAP Validation Program (other)

Related NIST Publications:
SP 800-126 Rev. 3
SP 800-126A

Document History:
01/16/18: NISTIR 7511 Rev. 5 (Draft)
04/20/18: NISTIR 7511 Rev. 5 (Final)


Security and Privacy
acquisition; security automation; testing & validation

Laws and Regulations
OMB Circular A-130