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    See SMS’ CISO talk about the importance of continuous monitoring and cyber threats



    Continuous Monitoring

    SMS and Juniper have teamed up to help with your agency’s Continuous Monitoring Score Card


    Risk Management and Compliance

    Agency risk, threats, and vulnerabilities need to be evaluated and an SMS proactive management approach applied to ensure compliance and mission success. SMS understands risk management and has tools and techniques to effectively score and forecast key agency risk indicators that align with business objectives. Utilizing this approach ensures limited IT budgets are applied to the greatest risks.


    SMS helps you plan and implement a practical, collaborative, enterprise risk management program while satisfying the needs of auditors and CEOs. Defending our IT systems against today’s advanced persistent threat (APT) environment is challenging for even the best IT professionals.  SMS has identified different processes, procedures, and technologies that incorporate change management rather that signature based solutions to neutralize APT risks.  SMS’s proactive, real-time approach to managing risk provides cost effective results for risk management and compliance that exceeds even the strictest DHS, IC and DoD standards.


    Risk Management and Compliance Capabilities:

    • Assessments
    • Authorization
    • Certification
    • Command Cyber Readiness Inspections (CCRI)
    • Continuous Monitoring (ConMon)
    • Cyberscope
    • Federal Information Security Management Act Support (FISMA)
    • Information Assurance Vulnerability Management (IAVM)
    • NIST 800-37 and 800-53
    • Penetration Testing
    • Red/Blue Teams
    • Risk Assessments
    • Scorecards
    • 3rd Party Assessment Organization (3PAO)
    • Xacta