PE-10: Emergency Shutoff


2019-05-20 15:48:11.984914




The organization:

Code Description
PE-10a. Provides the capability of shutting off power to the information system or individual system components in emergency situations;
PE-10b. Places emergency shutoff switches or devices in [Assignment: organization-defined location by information system or system component] to facilitate safe and easy access for personnel; and
PE-10c. Protects emergency power shutoff capability from unauthorized activation.

Additional Guidance

This control applies primarily to facilities containing concentrations of information system resources including, for example, data centers, server rooms, and mainframe computer rooms.