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(Aug. 28, 2014) - NIST announces the release of Draft Special Publication 800-53, Revision 4, Appendix H, International Information Security Standards, Security Control Mappings for ISO/IEC 27001: 2013
(July 31, 2014) - NIST announces the release of Draft Special Publication 800-53A, Revision 4, Assessing Security and Privacy Controls in Federal Information Systems and Organizations: Building Effective Assessment Plans (Initial Public Draft). Comments Deadline: Sept. 26, 2014
The Federal Information Security Management Act of 2002 was updated in Public Law 113 to Federal Information Security Modernization Act of 2014. For more information, see http://csrc.nist.gov/groups/SMA/fisma/overview.html.
To promote the development of key security standards and guidelines to support the implementation of and compliance with the Federal Information Security Modernization Act including:
The FISMA Implementation Project was established in January 2003 to produce several key security standards and guidelines required by Congressional legislation. These publications include FIPS 199, FIPS 200, and NIST Special Publications 800-53, 800-59, and 800-60. Additional security guidance documents are being developed in support of the project including NIST Special Publications 800-37, 800-39, 800-171, 800-53A and NIST Interagency Report 8011. It should be noted that the Computer Security Division continues to produce other security standards and guidelines in support of FISMA. These publications can be located by visiting the division's Publications page at: http://csrc.nist.gov/publications/.