GSA works on ID guide

Thursday, 24 February 2005, 12:06 PM EST

General Services Administration officials are developing a guidebook to help federal agencies comply with the upcoming standards on issuing secure credentials to their employees and contractors.

Judith Spencer, chairwoman of the General Services Administration's Federal Identity Credentialing Committee, said the Identity Management Handbook for the Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) 201 will provide checklists, recommendations, best practices and other guidance to help officials complete their plans for implementation.

By Dibya Sarkar at FCW.

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