Computer Security Resource Center

Computer Security Resource Center

Computer Security
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SP 800-100

Information Security Handbook: A Guide for Managers

Date Published: October 2006 (Updated 3/7/2007)

Supersedes: SP 800-100 (October 2006)


Pauline Bowen (NIST), Joan Hash (NIST), Mark Wilson (NIST)



Awareness; capital planning; certification; configuration management; contingency plan; incident response; interconnecting systems; performance measures; risk management; security governance; security plans; security services; system development life cycle; training
Control Families

Access Control; Audit and Accountability; Awareness and Training; Security Assessment and Authorization; Configuration Management; Contingency Planning; Identification and Authentication; Incident Response; Maintenance; Media Protection; Personnel Security; Physical and Environmental Protection; Planning; Risk Assessment; System and Communications Protection; System and Information Integrity; System and Services Acquisition;


SP 800-100 (DOI)
Local Download

Supplemental Material:
None available


Security and Privacy
general security & privacy

Laws and Regulations
OMB Circular A-130