NIST releases final draft of the first security controls for all government information systems 800-53

The National Institute of Standards and Technology has collaborated with the military and intelligence communities to produce the first set of security controls for all government information systems, including national security systems.

The controls are included in the final draft version of Special Publication 800-53, Revision 3, titled “Recommended Security Controls for Federal Information Systems and Organizations,” released yesterday.

NIST called the document, which is expected to be finalized July 1, historic.

via NIST releases final draft of the first security controls for all government information systems — Government Computer News.