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SP 800-40 Rev. 4

Guide to Enterprise Patch Management Planning: Preventive Maintenance for Technology

Date Published: April 2022

Supersedes: SP 800-40 Rev. 3 (07/22/2013)

Author(s)

Murugiah Souppaya (NIST), Karen Scarfone (Scarfone Cybersecurity)

Abstract

Keywords

enterprise patch management; patch; risk management; update; upgrade; vulnerability management
Control Families

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Documentation

Publication:
SP 800-40 Rev. 4 (DOI)
Local Download

Supplemental Material:
None available

Document History:
11/17/21: SP 800-40 Rev. 4 (Draft)
04/06/22: SP 800-40 Rev. 4 (Final)

Topics

Security and Privacy
patch management; vulnerability management

Technologies
software & firmware

Applications
enterprise

Laws and Regulations
Executive Order 14028