Some 200 people have reported fraudulent debit and credit transactions hitting their accounts after dining at Margarita's Mexican Restaurant in Texas. Investigators believe a third-party vendor may have been hacked.
To assist federal agencies with the implementation of CyberScope reporting, IBM Tivoli Endpoint Manager, built on BigFix technology, provides insight and control for endpoints with streamlined, automated capabilities for continuously monitoring and remediating security compliance
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The soon-to-be issued FY 2011 Chief Information Officer FISMA Reporting Metrics from the Department of Homeland Security will require agencies to report on their progress in automating the continuous measurement of the most critical security risks.
"We really need to speak the language of business and focus less on the language of IT, and that involves risk management" Iowa CISO Jeff Franklin says. "You really need to target those resources to your most critical systems."
The bill, sponsored by House Cybersecurity Caucus Co-Chair James Langevin, would create a White House office of cyberspace and replace paper-based FISMA compliance with automated, continuous monitoring of IT systems.
From the White House to the State House, here are the 10 most important happenings in government IT security in 2010. Not everything promised at the beginning of the year came about as some had hoped. So, what else is new in government?
"Organization-wide monitoring cannot be efficiently achieved through manual processes alone or through automated processes alone; however, automation can make the process of continuous monitoring more efficient," NIST says.
Many threats to the confidentiality, integrity and availability of critical data on federal government networks can be traced to a lack of compliance. Read this white paper and find out how IBM's expertise can help you build a robust IT security solution governance program that detects, protects and manages...