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If you are a cloud service provider you are undoubtedly seeking FedRAMP certification. You may have already guessed that between the preparation costs to get ready for a FedRAMP audit as well as the 3PAO to audit and certify your CSP offering, the expenses really begin piling up.

Continuum GRC created the number one ranked IRM GRC audit software solution  for FedRAMP audits that empowers you to prepare for a FedRAMP audit effectively while dramatically reducing costs in preparation for working with a third-party assessment organization 3PAO.

What are the traditional costs to be FedRAMP certified?

The total median cost for a mid-range CSP was $2,250,000 to achieve a FedRAMP authorization. This splits pretty cleanly with about 50% of that being on engineering costs and 50% on the process itself. Additionally, about $1,000,000 a year maintaining an acceptable risk posture through Continuous Monitoring.

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While results vary, you may reduce your total FedRAMP certification expenses by an extraordinary 1000% just by using the FedRAMP-ready software modules and templates from Continuum GRC.

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Same-day (under 24 hours!) deployment of your Continuum GRC ITAM FedRAMP assessment and compliance management software solutions get you from start to compliant quickly. No programming complexity required!

Continuum GRC ITAM FedRAMP assessment and compliance management software solutions are designed to eliminate complexity and the excessive costs to achieve a FedRAMP certification. Contact us for more information about the number one ranked FedRAMP GRC solution that will help prepare you for every aspect of the FedRAMP program.

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Governance, Risk, and Compliance has gotten the attention of the top leaders in every sized company and the expectation is that YOU are responsible for getting the company’s internal house in order quickly, meaningfully and cost-effectively.

Traditionally YOU are spending valuable time and resources struggling with a compliance burden that is growing in both complexity and size, using a disjointed combination of spreadsheets, emails, file-shares, evidence, and manual processes.

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Continuum GRC’s primary purpose is to help organizations attain, maintain, and demonstrate compliance and information security excellence – in any jurisdiction. Continuum GRC specializes in IT security, risk, privacy, governance, cyberspace law and FedRAMP audit compliance leadership solutions and is fully dedicated to global success in these disciplines. We can help your organization too! Our client’s come from all business sectors across the world.

Comprehensive FedRAMP Audit Services

Once a company has made the decision to enlist a third party to provide FedRAMP audit services, they want assurances that those services will be provided timely, accurately and securely. A FedRAMP certification audit shows your commitment to maintaining a sound control environment that protects your client’s data and confidential information.

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FedRAMP-Ready Audit Software Modules and Templates

  • FIPS 199 – Standards for Security Categorization of Federal Information and Information Systems
  • NIST Special Publication 800-53 – Security and Privacy Controls for Federal Information Systems and Organizations
  • Security Assessment Plan (SAP)
  • Security Assessment Report (SAR)
  • Electronic Authentication (E-Authentication) Plan
  • Information System Security Policies and Procedures
  • Configuration Management (CM) Plan
  • Control Implementation Summary (CIS)
  • CIS Worksheet
  • Integrated Inventory Workbook
  • IT Contingency Plan (CP)
  • Incident Response Plan (IRP)
  • Privacy Threshold Analysis (PTA) / Privacy Impact Analysis (PIA)
  • User Guide
  • Rules of Behavior (ROB)
  • Signature Page
  • AC Access Control
  • AT Awareness and Training
  • AU Audit and Accountability
  • CA Certification, Accreditation, and Security Assessment
  • CM Configuration Management
  • CP Contingency Planning
  • IA Identification and Authentication
  • IR Incident Response
  • MA Maintenance
  • MP Media Protection
  • PE Physical and Environmental Protection
  • PL Planning
  • PS Personnel Security
  • RA Risk Assessment
  • SA System and Services Acquisition
  • SC System and Communications Protection
  • SI System and Information Integrity
  • PM Project Management
  • Information System Contingency Plan (ISCP)
  • Plan of Action and Milestones (POA&M)
  • CIS for SSP Low or Moderate Baseline
  • CIS for SSP High Baseline
  • CIS Customer Responsibility Matrix for SSP Low or Moderate Baseline
  • CIS Customer Responsibility Matrix for SSP High Baseline
  • System Security Plan (SSP) Systems Security Plan Attachments
  • Low Readiness Assessment Report (RAR)
  • Moderate Readiness Assessment Report (RAR)
  • High Readiness Assessment Report (RAR)

FedRAMP+ DoD IL-Ready Audit Software Modules

  • FedRAMP+ System Security Plan Information Impact Level 2  (Non-Controlled Unclassified Information)
  • FedRAMP+ System Security Plan Information Impact Level 4  (Controlled Unclassified Information)
  • FedRAMP+ System Security Plan Information Impact Level 5  (Controlled Unclassified Information) – Do It Yourself
  • FedRAMP+ System Security Plan Information Impact Level 5  (Controlled Unclassified Information) – Cybervisor Supported
  • FedRAMP+ System Security Plan Information Impact Level 6  (Classified Information up to SECRET)

Applicable FedRAMP Audit Laws

  • Computer Fraud and Abuse Act [PL 99-474, 18 USC 1030]
  • E-Authentication Guidance for Federal Agencies [OMB M-04-04]
  • Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA) of 2002 [Title III, PL 107-347]
  • Freedom of Information Act As Amended in 2002 [PL 104-232, 5 USC 552]
  • Guidance on Inter-Agency Sharing of Personal Data . Protecting Personal Privacy [OMB M-01-05]
  • Homeland Security Presidential Directive-7, Critical Infrastructure Identification, Prioritization, and Protection [HSPD-7]
  • Internal Control Systems [OMB Circular A-123]
  • Management of Federal Information Resources [OMB Circular A-130]
  • Management.s Responsibility for Internal Control [OMB Circular A-123, Revised 12/21/2004]
  • Privacy Act of 1974 as amended [5 USC 552a]
  • Protection of Sensitive Agency Information [OMB M-06-16]
  • Records Management by Federal Agencies [44 USC 31]
  • Responsibilities for the Maintenance of Records About Individuals by Federal Agencies [OMB Circular A-108, as amended]
  • Security of Federal Automated Information Systems [OMB Circular A-130, Appendix III]
  • Applicable Standards and Guidance

 Applicable FedRAMP Audit Standards

  • A NIST Definition of Cloud Computing [NIST SP 800-145]
  • Computer Security Incident Handling Guide [NIST SP 800.61, Revision 1]
  • Contingency Planning Guide for Federal Information Systems [NIST SP 800-34, Revision 1]
  • Engineering Principles for Information Technology Security (A Baseline for Achieving Security) [NIST SP 800-27, Revision A]
  • Guide for Assessing the Security Controls in Federal Information Systems [NIST SP 800-53A]
  • Guide for Developing Security Plans for Federal Information Systems [NIST SP 800-18, Revision 1]
  • Guide for Developing the Risk Management Framework to Federal Information Systems: A Security Life Cycle Approach [NIST SP 800-37, Revision 1]
  • Guide for Mapping Types of Information and Information Systems to Security Categories [NISP SP 800-60, Revision 1]
  • Guide for Security-Focused Configuration Management of Information Systems [NIST SP 800-128]
  • Information Security Continuous Monitoring for Federal Information Systems and Organizations [NIST SP 800-137]
  • Minimum Security Requirements for Federal Information and Information Systems [FIPS Publication 200]
  • Personal Identity Verification (PIV) of Federal Employees and Contractors [FIPS Publication 201-1]
  • Recommended Security Controls for Federal Information Systems [NIST SP 800-53, Revision 4]
  • Risk Management Guide for Information Technology Systems [NIST SP 800-30]
  • Security Considerations in the System Development Life Cycle [NIST SP 800-64, Revision 2]

You gain many strategic business advantages by offering market differentiation and leadership showing others credible evidence of good practice. In addition to risk avoidance, a Continuum GRC FedRAMP, FISMA, DoD, and NIST audit module and certification will demonstrate due diligence in the event of legal action or matters of business insurability.

Leveraging our proprietary IT Audit Machine ITAM IT audit software platform for FedRAMP, FISMA, DoD, and NIST audit services, Continuum GRC provides international standards that are recognized as “Best Practices” for developing organizational security standards and controls that support FedRAMP certifications.

NIST Special Publications

  • NIST Special Publication 800-30 – Risk Management Guide for Information Technology Systems – Do It Yourself
  • NIST Special Publication 800-30 – Risk Management Guide for Information Technology Systems – Cybervisor Supported
  • NIST Special Publication 800-37 – Guide for Applying the Risk Management Framework to Federal Information Systems – Do It Yourself
  • NIST Special Publication 800-37 – Guide for Applying the Risk Management Framework to Federal Information Systems – Cybervisor Supported
  • NIST Special Publication 800-66 – An Introductory Resource Guide for Implementing the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Security Rule – Do It Yourself
  • NIST Special Publication 800-66 – An Introductory Resource Guide for Implementing the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Security Rule – Cybervisor Supported
  • NIST Special Publication 800-53 – Security and Privacy Controls for Federal Information Systems and Organizations

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