FIPS PUB

AcronymDefinition
FIPS PUBFederal Information Processing Standard Publication
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federal agencies that issue Federal Information Processing Standards Publication (FIPS PUB 201-1) compliant personal identity verification (PIV) cards under direction of Homeland Security Presidential Directive 12 (HSPD 12), in addition to other DoD-approved state/local/tribal government organizations, and external DoD business partners approved by DoD.
The new release enhances security controls for SOA architectures and other application architectures on both distributed and mainframe platforms; facilitates the extension of IAM capabilities to all business services across the enterprise; facilitates regulatory compliance and governance by automating IAM-related controls and providing security policy analysis; increases inter-enterprise business enablement through enhanced identity federation; as well as provides support for IPv6 and FIPS PUB 140-2 for added security, the company said.