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- The 2014 Big Picture on Cyber Security
- AFCEA Answers
- Ask the CIO
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- Consolidating Mission-critical Systems
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- Eliminating the Pitfalls: Steps to Virtualization in Government
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- Navigating Tough Choices in Government Cloud Computing
- Satellite Communications: Acquiring SATCOM in Tight Times
- Transformative Technology: Desktop Virtualization in Government
- Understanding the Intersection of Customer Service and Security in the Cloud
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FedRAMP, IT security, and the cloud
Monday - 7/8/2013, 6:47pm EDT
In other words, you are not the only one confused with a 457 page document on federal security.
Associations have sprouted up that have local chapters to help.
One well know group is the Information Systems Security Association, commonly known as the ISSA.
They are representing the Information Systems Security Association, Northern Virginia Chapter ... or I-S-S-A NOVA.
Grohmann and Dyson give an overview of how the federal government has evolved in its strategy to be more secure.
Initially, they had to do on inventory of systems to see what was in place.
Only after a system has been defined can you make the next step called continuous monitoring.
Both security professionals explain how one should approach NIST 800.53 rev 4 as well as giving suggestions on where to get more information.