National Vulnerability Database

National Vulnerability Database

National Vulnerability
Database

NIST Special Publication 800-53 (Rev. 4)

Security and Privacy Controls for Federal Information Systems and Organizations

SC-43 USAGE RESTRICTIONS

Family:
SC - SYSTEM AND COMMUNICATIONS PROTECTION
Class:
Priority:
P0 - Unspecified priority.
Baseline Allocation:
Low Moderate High
N/A N/A N/A

Control Description

The organization:

a. Establishes usage restrictions and implementation guidance for [Assignment: organization-defined information system components] based on the potential to cause damage to the information system if used maliciously; and

b. Authorizes, monitors, and controls the use of such components within the information system.

Supplemental Guidance

Information system components include hardware, software, or firmware components (e.g., Voice Over Internet Protocol, mobile code, digital copiers, printers, scanners, optical devices, wireless technologies, mobile devices).

Related to: CM-6SC-7

Control Enhancements

None.

References

None.