An Introduction to FISMA Focus

Continuously Monitoring the Cyber-Levee:  An Introduction to FISMA Focus

In September 2005, the Center for Regulatory Effectiveness’ CyberSecure .US project published a widely reprinted article, “What will you do when the cyber-levee breaks?”  The article explained that getting ready to cope with the aftermath of a disaster is an essential part of security preparedness.  CRE’s key recommendation, one that is also applicable to preventing a disaster, was for the development of an interactive cybersecurity forum. As the article stated,