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FISMA compliance handbook

FISMA compliance handbook

Author: Laura P Taylor
Publisher: Waltham, MA : Syngress, ©2013.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
This comprehensive book instructs IT managers to adhere to federally mandated compliance requirements. FISMA Compliance Handbook Second Edition explains what is meant by Certification and Accreditation and why the process is mandated by federal law. The different Certification and Accreditation laws are cited and discussed, including the three leading types of C & A: NIST, NIAP, and DITSCAP. Next, the book explains  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Taylor, Laura P.
FISMA compliance handbook.
Waltham, MA : Syngress, [2013]
(DLC) 2013025238
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Laura P Taylor
ISBN: 9780124059153 0124059155 012405871X 9780124058712
OCLC Number: 865512053
Description: 1 online resource (1 volume) : illustrations
Contents: FISMA compliance overview --
FISMA trickles into the private sector --
FISMA compliance methodologies --
Understanding the FISMA compliance process --
Establishing a FISMA compliance program --
Getting started on your FISMA project --
Preparing the hardware and software inventory --
Categorizing data sensitivity --
Addressing security awareness and training --
Addressing rules of behavior --
Developing an incident repsonse plan --
Conducting a privacy impact assessment --
Preparing the business impact analysis --
Developing the contingency plan --
Developing a configuration management plan --
Preparing the system security plan --
Peforming the business risk assessment --
Getting ready for security testing --
Submitting the security package --
Independent assessor audit guide --
Developing the security assessment report --
Addressing FISMA findings --
FedRAMP : FISMA for the cloud.
Other Titles: Federal Information Security Management Act of 2002 compliance handbook
Federal Information Security Management Act of 2002
Responsibility: Laura P. Taylor.


Instructs IT managers to adhere to federally mandated compliance requirements. This book explains what the requirements are for FISMA compliance and why FISMA compliance is mandated by federal law.  Read more...


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