The Department of Homeland Security and the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) issue Federal Information Security Memoranda (FISM) to inform federal departments and agencies of their responsibilities, required actions, and effective dates to achieve federal information security policies.
The following is a list of the FISMs that have been released to date:
- FISM 12-02: FY2012 Reporting Instructions for FISMA and Agency Privacy Management (Feb. 15, 2012).
- FISM 12-01: Protected BIOS for New Procurements of Desktop and Laptop Computers (March 7, 2012).
- FISM 11-02: FY2011 Reporting Instructions for FISMA and Agency Privacy Management (Aug. 24. 2011).
- FISM 11-01: Trusted Internet Connections (TIC) Reference Architecture v 2.0 (Aug. 24, 2011).