Discuss in 500 words or more the relationship between NIST and FISMA.
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- The Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA) is United States legislation that defines a comprehensive framework to protect government information, operations and assets against natural or man-made threats. FISMA was signed into law part of the Electronic Government Act of 2002. The Safeguards Rule of the Financial Services Modernization Act of 1999 requires financial institutions to develop a written information security plan that describes how the company is prepared for, and plans to continue to protect clients’ nonpublic personal information.
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