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What does SP stand for?

SP stands for Special Publication

This definition appears very frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:

  • Information technology (IT) and computers
  • Military and Government
  • Science, medicine, engineering, etc.

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In fact, the Special Publication 800-66, "An Introductory Resource Guide for Implementing the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Security Rule," describes each standard, gives advice on compliance and identifies other NIST publications with in-depth guidance on a particular security rule topic.
35 PL6252 As Special Publication number 35 in the Oceanic Linguistics series, this title presents the grammar of Kokota, a language spoken by around 1200 individuals in Santa Isabel in the Solomon Islands.
149 TA710 The 40 peer-reviewed papers contained in this ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication were originally presented at the June 2006 GeoShanghai International Conference, co-hosted by China's Tongji U.
NIST provided presentations on draft NIST Special Publication (SP) 800-37, Guidelines for the Security Certification and Accreditation of Federal Information Technology Systems; draft Federal Information Processing Standard 199, Standards for Categorization of Federal Information and Information Systems; the status and overview of forthcoming draft NIST SP 800-53, Guidelines for Selection and Specification of Security Controls for Information Systems; and draft SP 800-50, Building an Information Technology Security Awareness and Training Program.