Continuous monitoring efforts remain important for agencies

Thursday - 6/24/2010, 5:25pm EDT

WFED's Jason Miller discusses continuous monitoring

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  • NASA and the Veterans Affairs Department are among the handful of agencies beginning down the path to continuously monitor the cybersecurity of their computer networks. The steps these, and other agencies are taking, follow closely the Office of Management and Budget's guidance on how this process would work. Federal News Radio's Jason Miller has details on how VA and NASA are planning to meet the continuous monitoring requirements.

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