Latest Federal Information Security Management Act Stories

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.

2011-04-14 13:51:00

ARLINGTON, Va., April 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Lunarline is a leading and award-winning provider of cyber security solutions, specialized information assurance (IA) services, and certified security training. Lunarline's specialized cyber security and IA training rivals competitors in several ways.

2011-04-12 09:42:08

Microsoft is charging in court that Google is issuing misleading claims about the certification of a software package that the US Department of the Interior is considering for purchase.

2011-03-14 18:50:00

WASHINGTON, March 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The following statement is being issued by the Center for Regulatory Effectiveness: A little known agency in the Department of Commerce, NIST is working on an issue of critical importance--developing standards to protect the federal information technology infrastructure from cyber-attacks as required by FISMA (Federal Information Security Management Act). The Center for Regulatory Effectiveness emphasizes that if pending legislation were...

2011-03-07 15:31:00

ARLINGTON, Va., March 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Lunarline and Reflex Systems announce a joint effort to expand the capabilities of Lunarline's Continuous Compliance Monitoring and Reporting (CCMR) platform, a tool suite designed to enable cyber asset management, continuous FISMA and NIST compliance monitoring, and cyber security risk management in federal and commercial organizations. Reflex Systems' Virtualization Management Center (VMC) enhances CCMR's asset management and compliance...

2011-03-06 00:02:31

Security Industry Leader to Promote Unified Approach to IT Security and Compliance for Complex Government Organizations at IAE, Booth 629, March 8-10. Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) March 4, 2011 eEye Digital Security, a provider of IT security and unified vulnerability management solutions, will exhibit at the third annual Information Assurance Exposition (IAE) in Nashville, Tennessee, March 8-10, 2011.

2011-03-02 20:03:28

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has published the final version of a special publication that can help organizations to more effectively integrate information security risk planning into their mission-critical functions and overall goals.

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