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SP 800-46 Rev. 2

Guide to Enterprise Telework, Remote Access, and Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) Security

Date Published: July 2016

Supersedes: SP 800-46 Rev. 1 (06/16/2009)


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



host security; information security; network security; remote access; bring your own device (BYOD); telework
Control Families

Access Control; Configuration Management; Contingency Planning; Identification and Authentication; Media Protection; Risk Assessment; System and Communications Protection; System and Information Integrity


SP 800-46 Rev. 2 (DOI)
Local Download

Supplemental Material:
None available

Related NIST Publications:
ITL Bulletin
SP 800-46 Rev. 3 (Draft)
SP 800-114 Rev. 1

Document History:
03/14/16: SP 800-46 Rev. 2 (Draft)
07/29/16: SP 800-46 Rev. 2 (Final)


Security and Privacy
authentication; contingency planning; threats; vulnerability management


enterprise; telework

Laws and Regulations
OMB Circular A-130