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New NIST guidance looks at how organizations can develop more defensible and survivable computing systems

NIST has published its Special Publication 800-160, entitled 'Systems Security Engineering Considerations for a Multidisciplinary Approach in the Engineering of Trustworthy Secure Systems.'

Engineering-based solutions are essential to managing the growing complexity, dynamicity, and interconnectedness of today’s systems, as exemplified by cyber-physical systems and systems-of-systems, including
the Internet of Things.

NIST Special Publication 800-160 addresses the engineering-driven perspective and actions necessary to develop more defensible and survivable systems, inclusive of the machine, physical, and human components that compose the systems and the capabilities and services delivered by those systems.

Read the document (PDF).



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