ABSTRACT

Guidelines for the Creation of Interoperable Software Identification (SWID) Tags   [open pdf - 1MB]

From the Abstract: "This report provides an overview of the capabilities and usage of software identification (SWID) tags as part of a comprehensive software lifecycle. As instantiated in the International Organization for Standardization/International Electrotechnical Commission 19770-2 standard, SWID tags support numerous applications for software asset management and information security management. This report introduces SWID tags in an operational context, provides guidelines for the creation of interoperable SWID tags, and highlights key usage scenarios for which SWID tags are applicable."

Report Number:
NISTIR Internal Report No. 8060; National Institute of Standards and Technology Internal Report 8060
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Date:
2016-04
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Public Domain
Retrieved From:
National Institute of Standards and Technology: http://www.nist.gov/
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pdf
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application/pdf
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