• Requirement

    When transferring information between different security domains, sanitize data to minimize [Selection (one or more): delivery of malicious content, command and control of malicious code, malicious code augmentation, and steganography encoded data; spillage of sensitive information] in accordance with [Assignment: organization-defined policy]].

  • Discussion

    Data sanitization is the process of irreversibly removing or destroying data stored on a memory device (e.g., hard drives, flash memory/solid state drives, mobile devices, CDs, and DVDs) or in hard copy form.

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  • Title

    Information Flow Enforcement | Data Sanitization
  • Family

    Access Control
  • NIST 800-53B Baseline(s)

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    NIST 800-53A Assessment Guidance

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