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Draft supply chain risk management published by NIST

NIST has announces that Draft Special Publication (SP) 800-161, Supply Chain Risk Management Practices for Federal Information Systems and Organizations, has been released for public comment.

NIST Special Publication (SP) 800-161 provides guidance to federal departments and agencies on identifying, assessing, and mitigating ICT supply chain risks at all levels in their organizations.

It integrates ICT supply chain risk management into federal agency enterprise risk management activities by applying a multi-tiered SCRM-specific approach, including supply chain risk assessments and supply chain risk mitigation activities and guidance.

Read the document (PDF).

Comments should be submitted by October 15, 2013, to scrm-nist@nist.gov

•Date: 20th August 2013 • US •Type: Article • Topic: Enterprise risk management

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