In this assignment, students will review the federal work sector requirements and executives/organizations process to prepare for FISMA compliance as required in the Modernization Act of 2014, protecting the nations’ critical information infrastructure.
Provide a brief overview of the compliance process for the federal sector in a visual graphic format. Then, in a 750- to 1000-word paper, explain the following:
- The number of controls/sub-controls in the compliance requirement
- Reference to another framework that may be used in complement to facilitate meeting of compliance regulations.
- The authorization and accreditation process of FISMA
- How to apply the risk management framework to federal information systems through the FISMA process