New Policy Revamps Agencies’ Approach To FISMA Compliance

The White House issued new cybersecurity marching orders to government agencies Wednesday, which top officials say will help redirect government efforts from wasteful paperwork compliance toward continuous monitoring and patching and more effective cybersecurity spending….

… Agencies have been spending as much as $1,400 per page on those reports under requirements of the Federal Information Systems Management Act….

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