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Nextgov: Senate Committee Passes Major FISMA Changes—Including a New Definition of ‘Major Incident’

“The Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee approved legislation that seeks to overhaul how federal agencies and government contractors report on cyberattacks and guidance for defending against them. The committee on Wednesday cleared the Federal Information Security Modernization Act of 2021 along with a more controversial bill mandating private-sector reports of cyber incidents and ransomware payments…” “The legislation specifically […]

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