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Re: New VA FISMA Requirements for PIs in Research Institutions
From: "St Clair, Jim" <Jim.StClair () GT COM>
Date: Tue, 13 Mar 2007 09:52:29 -0400

I think the conference is a great idea. I would be happy to volunteer to
present more background on FISMA and System Accreditation, if desired.

 

James A.St.Clair, CISM 
Sr. Manager 
Global Public Sector 
Grant Thornton LLP 
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From: Sadler, Connie [mailto:Connie_Sadler () BROWN EDU] 
Sent: Monday, March 12, 2007 4:31 PM
To: SECURITY () LISTSERV EDUCAUSE EDU
Subject: New VA FISMA Requirements for PIs in Research Institutions

 

 

For those of you who do research with the Veterans Administration, have
any of you been able to gather specific requirements for the very recent
requirements to comply with FISMA? As some of you may know, we have been
given requirements, and not much time to become compliant!

I have some reference documents:
http://www.research.va.gov/resources/policies/docs/PI-Certification.pdf
and http://csrc.nist.gov/policies/FISMA-final.pdf, and
http://csrc.nist.gov/publications/nistpubs/800-37/SP800-37-final.pdf.

If some of you are interested, this might be something that we could
organize an audio telecon around. 

Connie J. Sadler, CM, CISSP, CISM, GIAC GSLC
IT Security Officer, Brown University 
Campus Box 1885, Providence, RI 02912
Connie_Sadler () Brown edu <mailto:Connie_Sadler () Brown edu> ,  Office:
401-863-7266 
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