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(Security Content Automation Protocol) A set of standards for sharing security data developed by the U.S. National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST). First defined in April 2009 in NIST Interagency Report 7511, SCAP includes the following. For more information, visit

Extensible Configuration Checklist
Description Format (XCCDF)
An XML specification for structured collections of security configuration rules used by operating system and application platforms.

Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language (OVAL)
An XML specification for exchanging technical details about how to check systems for security-related software flaws, configuration issues and patches.

Common Configuration Enumeration (CCE)
A dictionary of software security configuration issues, such as access control settings and password policy settings.

Common Platform Enumeration (CPE)
A naming convention for hardware, OS and applications.

Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE)
A dictionary of publicly known security-related software flaws.

Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS)
A method for classifying software flaws and assigning severity scores based on their characteristics.
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Latest studies pointed out that Foxc2 was highly expressed in developing dental tissue, including dental papilla [19-21], so it is reasonable to speculate that Foxc2 may participate in the differentiation of SCAP.
To investigate the atomic numbers effect of SCAP under tensile load, the volume fraction of crack size in the model was kept constant as Potirniche's model of single nickel [14].
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First, Scap has a proven track record to performance under pressure and in environments of significant complexity and uncertainty.
SEPCELL is a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, Phase 1b/2a study of sCAP patients who require mechanical ventilation and/or vasopressors.
Based on the results of this study, TiGenix has designed a Phase 1b/2a trial in severe sepsis secondary to severe community-acquired pneumonia (sCAP) that is expected to enroll 180 patients across Europe (the SEPCELL project).
Other tools such as HBSS Policy auditor, Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command SCAP Compliance Checker, 3.0 and the STIG Viewer do not provide the complete review of all applicable STIGs, IAVMs, policies and SCAP checks that is provided by ESPS.
The Specialty Coffee Assn of Panama (SCAP) said "Only 10% of the Arabian upland production is consumed in the local market, specialist in coffee shops.
The Specialty Coffee Association of Panama (SCAP) was founded in 1996 by a group of coffee producers in the highlands of the country's western Chriqui Province bordering Costa Rica.
The new certification adds Red Hat to a short list of vendors qualified for the large, complex SCAP standard, making OpenSCAP and Red Hat driving forces in the security space.
To safely make the trip to the Golgi, says Espenshade, cells give each SREBP a chauffeur - the protein SCAP - which binds to SREBP before they both make their way to the Golgi.