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SP 800-205

Attribute Considerations for Access Control Systems

Date Published: June 2019


Vincent Hu (NIST), David Ferraiolo (NIST), Richard Kuhn (NIST)



access control; access control mechanism; access control model; access control policy; attribute considerations; attribute; assurance; attribute-based access control (ABAC); authorization; privilege
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Access Control


SP 800-205 (DOI)
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Related NIST Publications:
SP 800-162
SP 800-162

Document History:
02/13/19: SP 800-205 (Draft)
06/18/19: SP 800-205 (Final)


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