CGRC Domain 6: Authorization/approval of information system Course

Explore Domain 6 of CGRC, including the POAM and security package.

15 minutes

Course description

A look at Domain 6 of CGRC and RMF Step 5. Any deficiencies documented into the Plans of Action and Milestone (POAM) and a security package, consisting of the SSP, SAR, and POAM, is presented to the authorizing official (AO) or authorizing official designated representative (AODR). Once the security package is reviewed, the authorizing official (AO) makes an authorization decision and signs the decision document. There are four authorization decisions: ATO, ATU, NATO and NATU.


CGRC Domain 6, RMF Step 5: Authorize

Video - 00:15:00

A look at the authorization package, the four authorization decisions and the three authorization types.

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