This paper explores the subject of continuous compliance versus audit-driven compliance, as well as how an ongoing approach to compliance makes compliance a positive force for securing data and systems.
The Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP) provides a cost-effective, risk-based approach for the adoption and use of cloud services by U.S. government agencies. FedRAMP processes are designed to assist federal government agencies in meeting Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA) requirements for cloud systems. By standardizing on security assessment, authorization, and continuous monitoring for cloud products and services, this program delivers costs savings, accelerated adoption, and increased confidence in security to U.S. government agencies that are adopting cloud technologies.
The risk of cyber attacks and the cost of failure are increasing. Penalties associated with failure are only going to increase. And these challenges are compounded by increasing collaboration, use of cloud-based solutions, and an increasingly mobile workforce.
Join experts from Forrester, Lenovo and Microsoft as they explore Forrester’s newly updated Zero Trust Extended framework. Then Lenovo covers how the four core components of its Data, Identity, Online and Device (DIODe) approach can minimize risk to data and critical IT.
By taking these important steps toward a full Zero Trust Extended framework, you can:
Protect the business from advanced threats
Reduce the impact of breaches
Easily support new business and operating models
Rise to the challenge of evolving regulations like FISMA, HIPPA, PCI and GDPR
Technology has helped financial institutions work harder and faster than ever before. The downside: Sensitive data is more vulnerable than ever before. Financial Insights offers ideas and solutions to improve Information Security (IS). Click to learn more on protecting your most important assets, your data.
Securing Federal information and systems is an ongoing challenge. By implementing comprehensive security compliance management methods for data collection, retention, monitoring and reporting, federal agencies can successfully demonstrate a sound framework that meets FISMA requirements.
Published By: Tripwire
Published Date: Jun 30, 2009
Learn how Tripwire can help you deploy a comprehensive configuration assessment and control solution that: a) reduces the time and resources required to verify compliance and prepare for audits; and b) maintains continuous compliance by allowing IT to immediately identify any exceptions and trigger remediation of configurations that do not conform to policy.
Learn about governmental standards and regulations, such as HIPAA and Sarbanes-Oxley, covering data protection and privacy. Then, learn how your enterprise can be compliant utilizing the latest encryption technologies.
Published By: Preventsys
Published Date: Aug 21, 2009
Increased assessment, reporting and compliance requirements are going to be difficult to manage from year to year, and organizations without the right strategy, will face a significant increase in costs to audit and report on compliance annually.
Understand why FISMA is heating up, what's the impact on Agency IT departments, what role configuration reporting plays, how the right documentation can build a strong audit trail, and how automation fast tracks your compliance plan.
Published By: LogRhythm
Published Date: Sep 26, 2008
Find out more about how LogRhythm can help organizations fulfill The Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA) requirements in documentation and implementation of controls for IT systems that support operations and assets.
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