• Requirement

    Authorize network access to [Assignment: organization-defined privileged commands] only for [Assignment: organization-defined compelling operational needs] and document the rationale for such access in the security plan for the system.

  • Discussion

    Network access is any access across a network connection in lieu of local access (i.e., user being physically present at the device).

More Info

  • Title

    Least Privilege | Network Access to Privileged Commands
  • Family

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

    • High
  • Related NIST 800-53 ID


NIST 800-53A Assessment Guidance

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