FSO Spotlight: MathCraft's Newsletter for Security Professionals


Welcome to the inaugural issue of the FSO Spotlight! This newsletter is for the men and women who work diligently every day to protect the nation's most sensitive information. Every issue, we'll talk about the latest trends and insights in the security industry, and we will give you some tips for streamlining your operations for maximum efficiency
and compliance. 

Creating a Positive, Pro-Security Culture

Are the members of your security team the "bad guys" in your organization? Creating the right company culture requires more than the popular "just-in-time" training. Security should be a habit - not a hindrance. Everyone needs to understand the importance of security in everything that you do.


ON THE WIRE

Intel Community Still Doesn't Know How It Should Fix Security Clearance Problem
How do you speed up such a crucial process? It seems like the intelligence community has no idea.  Read more

Thousands of Military Contractor Files Allegedly Left Online, Unsecure
How secure is your PII? Do your vendors handle it properly?




WHAT'S HOT

National Industrial Security System (NISS) 

"NISS is DSS' future information system architecture and will replace Industrial Security Facilities Database (ISFD) and Electronic Facilities Clearance System (e-FCL) capabilities to develop an on-demand, data-driven environment with automated workflows accessible to Industry and Government partners."

Read more about the Deployment Schedule here.




TIPS OF THE TRADE

Did You Know?

 

According to ClearanceJobs.com, in 2016, it took an average of 116 days to process a Secret clearance, 203 days to complete a Top Secret clearance, and a staggering 227 days to wrap up a Periodic Reinvestigation. 


NEED TO KNOW




Access Commander® gives FSOs an enterprise-class, web-based accountability system for meeting DSS requirements and streamlining security tasks. The user-friendly tool lets you manage PII, set up reminders, and keep track of requests, property, and documents. It even offers insider threat features for comprehensive NISPOM Change 2 compliance! What would you do with a robust security database at your fingertips?


AROUND THE CORNER


Network and Increase Your Security Education Portfolio!

Join us for the NCMS/SDISAC Joint Security Seminar, October 19, 2017
 


Saddle Up for Security in Fairborn!

Join us at the  NCMS Wright Flyer One Day Seminar,  November 2, 2017

 


MathCraft Security Technologies, Inc. is the leading provider of NISPOM-compliant FSO tools. Our innovative applications are available on-premises or in the cloud. Contact us today to see how our products can transform your security operations!