FISMA


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FISMAFederal Information Security Management Act of 2002
FISMAFederal Information System Management Act
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Mr Ugo Bassi, Director of Financial Markets at DG FISMA of the European Commission, said, The Asia-Pacific region is an important partner of the EU.
FISMA requires each federal agency to develop, document and implement an agency-wide program to provide security for the information systems and data that support its operations, including the systems of government contractors.
FISMA 2014 also modifies the scope of "reportable information" to include specific information about threats, security incidents, and compliance with security requirements.
Although third-party service providers have been subject to FISMA since its enactment, vendor compliance has been prioritized over the past few years.
FISMA authorization can benefit any client leveraging Eagle's secure private cloud, Eagle ACCESSSM, by way of improved security around data and systems.
FISMA certification has been at the heart of a war of words between Microsoft and Google.
With Google Apps for Government, we've gone beyond FISMA certification," Google spokesperson Andrew Kovacs told TechNewsWorld.
Overall, the OIG's evaluation showed that GAO has established an information security program consistent with the requirements of FISMA, Office of Management and Budget (OMB) implementing guidance, and guidance and standards issued by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST).
FISMA requires annual IA awareness training for all individuals with access to government networks and systems.
FISMA mandates that each federal agency report the status of its IT posture to Congress annually.
We know that government systems are prime targets for hackers, terrorists, hostile foreign governments and identity thieves," said Chairman Tom Davis (R-VA), the sponsor of FISMA.
We found that the SenSage Security Compliance Bundle quickly brings an organization up to speed on compliance--Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX), HIPAA, FFIEC, FISMA and more--in an easy to use, high performance and innovative package.