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Official (ISC)2® Guide to the CAP® CBK®, 2nd Edition by Patrick D. Howard

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Chapter 9

The Future of Information System Authorization

With the passage of the Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA) and other federal legislation that mandated implementation of security controls to protect government information, compliance has become a primary business requirement for federal agencies that have generally accepted these mandated requirements. Likewise, private firms that have contractual relationships with the federal government are also meeting these security-related compliance requirements. Because of this compliance focus, the continued reliance on system authorization is certain, and with its gradual recognition as an effective means for managing security risk, its future at least for the next decade is ...

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