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Federal Information Security Memoranda (FISM)

Federal Information System Memoranda (FISM) are guidance issued by Office of Management and Budget (OMB) and DHS that inform Federal departments and agencies of their responsibilities, required actions, and effective dates to comply with Federal information security policies. Below is a list of the FISMs that have been released to date:

  • FISM 13-01 (PDF,2 pages -399KB), FY2013 Reporting Instructions for FISMA and Agency Privacy Management 
  • FISM 12-02 (PDF,2 pages -66KB), FY2012 Reporting Instructions for FISMA and Agency Privacy Management
  • FISM 12-01 (PDF,2 pages- 347KB), Protected BIOS for New Procurements of Desktop and Laptop Computers
  • FISM 11-02 (PDF, 5 pages - 949KB), FY2011 Reporting Instructions for FISMA and Agency Privacy Management
  • FISM 11-01, (PDF, 5 pages - 949KB), Trusted Internet Connections (TIC) Reference Architecture v 2.0

     

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