Latest Federal Information Security Management Act Stories

2011-08-09 05:00:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The New York City Alliance of InfraGard is proud to partner with Coalfire Systems, a leading IT audit and compliance firm, to host a one-day Cyber Defense Summit on September 14, 2011 in lower Manhattan.

2011-07-21 07:02:00

ORANGE, Calif., July 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Vanguard Integrity Professionals, the experts on information security for System z, today announced a new version of Vanguard Configuration Manager, the first and only fully automated software scanner for System z.

2011-07-19 08:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, July 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Splunk Inc., the leading provider of operational intelligence software, today demonstrated how its software is being used to support Continuous Monitoring of FISMA controls.

2011-06-09 00:00:31

TurningPoint Global Solutions, a software engineering and Information Technology (IT) professional services firm, today announced that it has been selected by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to provide technology upgrades and maintenance support for two database applications currently used by CMS in its work to combat Medicare fraud, waste and abuse. Rockville, MD (PRWEB) June 07, 2011 Specifically, these applications are known as the CMS Complaints Database (commonly...

2011-06-07 11:44:00

ARLINGTON, Va., June 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Lunarline's courseware now officially meets all of the requirements of the Committee on National Security Systems, National Information Assurance Training Standard for Senior Systems Managers (CNSSI 4012) certification.

2011-05-05 12:47:00

SANTA MONICA, Calif., May 5, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Consumer Watchdog today said Google used deceptive and unfair trade practices in marketing its "cloud computing" services to government entities and asked the Federal Trade Commission to investigate. In a letter to FTC Chairman Jon Leibowitz, the nonpartisan, nonprofit public interest group said the Internet giant's practices may violate the recent consent agreement in the "Buzz" case. "We urge you to impose the strongest sanctions...

2011-05-04 00:00:28

SSAE 16 Controls technical White Paper, released by NDB Accountants & Consultants (NDB), provides critical "must know" information for service organizations regarding the development of controls for SSAE 16 Type 1 and Type 2 reporting.

2011-04-19 13:35:00

TAMPA, Fla., April 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- SunView Software is proud to announce that Golfsmith International Holdings, Inc., a publicly-held retailer of golf and tennis equipment, apparel and accessories, has selected SunView Software's ChangeGear as their change management solution.

2011-04-15 00:00:28

Leading Information Security Consulting Firm Joins With World-Class Tools Provider to Deliver Comprehensive Information Security Services Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) April 14, 2011 NetSPI is pleased to announce its partnership with Rapid7, the leading provider of unified vulnerability management and penetration testing solutions.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.