FISMA II Looks to Institute Performance-Based Metrics

With 40 some pieces of cybersecurity legislation pending before Congress, FISMA II is one that has drawn significant attention from the government-contracting world. While most government agencies and federal contractors learned to check the box and implement whatever measures the act set as standards the first time around, the FISMA II will demand more than that: Instead of being compliance focused, the new bill will introduce performance-based standards and guidelines.

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