MA-6: Timely Maintenance

Control Family:

Maintenance

CSF v1.1 References:

PF v1.0 References:

Baselines:

  • Low

    N/A

  • Moderate
    • MA-6
  • High
    • MA-6

Next Version:

Control Statement

The organization obtains maintenance support and/or spare parts for [Assignment: organization-defined information system components] within [Assignment: organization-defined time period] of failure.

Supplemental Guidance

Organizations specify the information system components that result in increased risk to organizational operations and assets, individuals, other organizations, or the Nation when the functionality provided by those components is not operational. Organizational actions to obtain maintenance support typically include having appropriate contracts in place.

Control Enhancements

MA-6(1): Preventive Maintenance

Baseline(s):

(Not part of any baseline)

The organization performs preventive maintenance on [Assignment: organization-defined information system components] at [Assignment: organization-defined time intervals].

MA-6(2): Predictive Maintenance

Baseline(s):

(Not part of any baseline)

The organization performs predictive maintenance on [Assignment: organization-defined information system components] at [Assignment: organization-defined time intervals].