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Federal Network Resilience Announcements and Resources



Final FY12 FISMA Reporting Metrics

Security Management Maturity Questionnaire (SMMQ) - a tool for federal departments and agencies to use in assessing the implementation of important security program management practices in an organization.

Continuous Asset Evaluation, Situational Awareness and Risk Scoring reference architecture (CAESARS) - a solution for making assessments on a continuous or nearly continuous basis, which is a prerequisite for moving IT security management from isolated assessments that support infrequent authorization decisions to continuous risk management. The CAESARS approach provides a means of monitoring the security controls in place and for focusing staff efforts on those controls most likely to enhance the agency’s information security posture.

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