We Help Companies
Become FISMA Compliant

At GXA we work alongside your organization to determine which steps are necessary to meet NIST guidelines in order to be FISMA compliant. Our approach follows our Robust Managed Security Services Plan (MSSP) in the utilization of our professional team, detailed processes and successful tools to meet your compliance needs.

We help companies in Dallas Fort-Worth become FISMA compliant.

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What You Need to Know About FISMA

The Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA) is a United States federal law passed in 2002 that requires companies to establish protection plans for secure information and data. FISMA is part of the larger E-Government Act of 2002 designed to monitor and improve sensitive information managed by electronic government services and organizations.

FISMA requires companies to conduct annual reports of information security programs set in place, including data useful in the prevention of liabilities and potential risks.

FISMA Compliance Requirements

FISMA was introduced to reduce risks involving federal information and data while also managing federal spending on information security programs and procedures. The importance of FISMA is summarized as a means to protect sensitive information in a timely and costly manner.

To be FISMA compliant, companies must follow a FISMA Certification Process that begins with meeting the guidelines set in place by NIST. Adherence to these guidelines is crucial for FISMA compliance.

Companies must follow the nine steps outlined by NIST:

  • Categorize the information to be protected.
  • Select minimum baseline controls.
  • Refine controls using a risk assessment procedure.
  • Document the controls in the system security plan.
  • Implement security controls in appropriate information systems.
  • Assess the effectiveness of the security controls once they have been implemented.
  • Determine agency-level risk to the mission or business case.
  • Authorize the information system for processing.
  • Monitor the security controls on a continuous basis.

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FISMA Compliance

Here’s how GXA can help your company become FISMA compliant

At GXA we work alongside your organization to determine which steps are necessary to meet NIST guidelines in order to be FISMA compliant. Our approach follows our Robust Managed Security Services Plan (MSSP) in the utilization of our professional team, detailed processes and successful tools to meet your compliance needs.

Our Security Operations Center (SOC) team of specialists set up alerts to monitor potential threats and promptly remediate any that may be found. We pay careful attention to detail in targeting weaknesses and implementing best practices to maintain security measures in the prevention of future potential threats.

A Security Services Plan will be set in place to collect and analyze data, focusing on events that could be the most impactful to your organization. We use threat intelligence tools designed to organize tasks and execute operations in the most productive way.

The tools we use include, but are not limited to:

  • Vulnerability Assessments
  • Determines points of weakness where attackers may infiltrate critical systems and secured data.
  • Behavioural Monitoring
  • Effectively monitors cybersecurity and spots anomalies.
  • Intrusion Detection
  • Identifies known threats and activities at the point of entry.
  • Security Information and Event Management
  • Finds patterns of activity in order to detect cyberattacks and place blocks in accordance with compliance guidelines.

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We know that there is a great deal of trust required when hiring an IT Service provider for your business. Let us have an opportunity to prove ourselves. Contact us today for a free assessment of your network health and IT infrastructure.

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