GRC Case Study: Defense Contractor meets DFARS Compliance NIST 800-171

The DFARS compliance deadline went into effect at the end of 2017. Read this GRC case study to see how one defense contractor moved from manual spreadsheets to a centralized framework that fulfills regulatory initiatives beyond DFARS compliance NIST 800-171 without re-engineering.




NIST CSF Questions from the Road Part 5

What barriers do organizations encounter as they embrace NIST CSF? The National Institute of Standards and Technology Cybersecurity Framework (NIST CSF) has garnered a great deal of interest amongst cyber security professionals. However, as RSAM CEO Vivek Shivananda has discovered during the RSAM Cybersecurity Luncheons, the implementation of the NIST CSF does not reflect the ….


NIST CSF Questions from the Road Part 4

What’s different about the NIST Cybersecurity Framework 1.1? As part of RSAM’s Cybersecurity Luncheons, RSAM CEO, Vivek Shivananda, has been traveling the U.S. speaking to cybersecurity professionals about the National Institute of Standards and Technology Cybersecurity Framework (NIST CSF). While many organizations are interested in operationalizing the NIST CSF, they’re also grappling with how to do so. ….


NIST CSF Questions from the Road Part 3

Will NIST CSF be mandated in the future by a legislative or industry body? When it comes to operationalizing the National Institute of Standards and Technology Cybersecurity Framework (NIST CSF), cybersecurity professionals across the country share many of the same questions and concerns. One of the questions RSAM CEO Vivek Shivananda often receives during the ….


NIST CSF Questions from the Road Part 2

How does operationalizing the CSF benefit an organization when it comes to dealing with an attack? There is a lot of interest around the NIST CSF. A recent Rsam survey revealed that 87% of InfoSec leaders said they plan to incorporate NIST CSF into their risk and compliance strategy. A 2017 HIMSS Cybersecurity Survey also ….

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