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STIXHeaderTypeSTIX Core Schema

The STIXHeaderType provides a structure for characterizing a package of STIX content.


Field Name Type Description
Title0..1 string

The Title field provides a simple title for this STIX Package.

Package_Intent0..1 ControlledVocabularyStringType

The Package_Intent field characterizes the intended purpose or use for this package of STIX content.

This field is implemented through the xsi:type controlled vocabulary extension mechanism. The default vocabulary type is PackageIntentVocab-1.0 in the http://stix.mitre.org/default_vocabularies-1 namespace. This type is defined in the stix_default_vocabularies.xsd file or at the URL http://stix.mitre.org/XMLSchema/default_vocabularies/1.0.1/stix_default_vocabularies.xsd .

Users may also define their own vocabulary using the type extension mechanism, specify a vocabulary name and reference using the attributes, or simply use this as a string field.

Description0..1 StructuredTextType

The Description field provides a description of this package of STIX content.

Handling0..1 MarkingType

Specifies the relevant handling guidance for this STIX_Package. The valid marking scope is the nearest STIXPackageType ancestor of this Handling element and all its descendants.

Information_Source0..1 InformationSourceType

The Information_Source field details the source of this entry, including time information as well as information about the producer, contributors, tools, and references.