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Expert Help with DCSA’s NIST RMF eMASS TRExport and ControlInfoExport Spreadsheets

Updated: Feb 20

Arlington stands at the forefront of eMASS Advisory services for DoD cleared contractors, offering industry leading expertise in navigating the complex landscape of compliance and security for cleared contractors working to conform with NISPOM, and particularly, with the eMASS TRExport and ControlInfoExport spreadsheets. 

Our team of seasoned professionals possesses a deep understanding of the Defense Counterintelligence and Security Agency (DCSA) requirements and the Enterprise Mission Assurance Support Service (eMASS) platform as required by NISP. In short, we specialize in helping DoD cleared contractors achieve Authorization to Operate (ATO) with confidence and efficiency. 

Industry Leading eMASS TRExport and ControlInfoExport Spreadsheet Assistance

One of our most requested services from our clients for eMASS is helping cleared contractors successfully complete the TRExport and ControlInfoExport Spreadsheets.  Both spreadsheets are lengthy and complex, requiring detailed and accurate information to be entered into them. Get it wrong and your quest for Authorization to Operate (ATO) can be denied. Get it right, and your ATO becomes attainable. With Arlington, our eMASS TRExport and ControlInfoExport Spreadsheet assistance saves cleared contractors hundreds of hours and thousands of dollars. 

Our comprehensive suite of services includes eMASS system implementation, industry leading documentation of the Risk Management Framework (RMF), expert guidance through the entire A&A process, continuous monitoring solutions, and tailored security awareness training. With Arlington as your partner, you gain a strategic advantage in achieving and maintaining compliance while bolstering your organization's cybersecurity posture.

Arlington - eMASS Experts for Obtaining ATO from DCSA

What sets Arlington apart is our unwavering commitment to excellence and our dedication to the success of DoD cleared contractors. We recognize the critical importance of obtaining ATO within the defense industry and the ever-evolving security challenges it presents. Our advisory services are tailored to meet the unique needs of each client, ensuring that compliance efforts align with organizational goals and industry-specific regulations. 

With a focus on efficiency and precision, Arlington empowers DoD cleared contractors to proactively address security vulnerabilities, mitigate insider threats, and cultivate a security-conscious workforce. As a trusted partner, we are steadfast in our mission to help organizations navigate the intricate process of achieving and maintaining ATO, enabling them to operate securely and confidently within the defense sector.

A Wealth of eMASS Expertise for Cleared Industry

Arlington is a trusted partner for cleared contractors working towards obtaining their Authorization to Operate (ATO) within the Enterprise Mission Assurance Support Service (eMASS) platform. We specialize in providing a comprehensive suite of services tailored to expedite the ATO process and enhance cybersecurity resilience. One of our key offerings is control remediation, where we assess and remediate controls to align with the NIST 800-53 standards. Our experts collaborate closely with cleared contractors to address vulnerabilities, enhance security postures, and ensure a robust control environment, streamlining the path to ATO approval.

Industry Leading NIST 800-53 Documentation

Our services extend to developing NIST 800-53 policies and procedures that are tailored to the specific needs of cleared contractors. We understand the intricacies of compliance within the eMASS framework, and our experts work diligently to develop policies and procedures that not only meet regulatory requirements but are also practical and aligned with industry best practices. This approach not only facilitates compliance but also lays the foundation for a resilient and efficient cybersecurity infrastructure. 

Additionally, Arlington provides essential incident response plan and contingency planning creation services, enabling cleared contractors to proactively address and mitigate security incidents, ensuring continuity of operations, and demonstrating preparedness to the eMASS evaluators. All of our world-class NIST 800-53 documents can be found at the Arlington Security Portal (ASP). 

When it comes to continuous monitoring services, Arlington stands as a reliable partner for cleared contractors seeking ATO. We can implement advanced monitoring tools and methodologies to provide real-time insights into the security posture, facilitating proactive threat detection and response. Our continuous monitoring template (based on NIST 800-53) is designed to align with eMASS NIST RMF reporting requirements, offering a comprehensive view of the cybersecurity landscape. 

Furthermore, we specialize in developing insider threat programs, addressing the unique challenges posed by insider threats within cleared contractor environments. Our approach involves creating tailored programs that encompass detection, mitigation, and response strategies, contributing to a holistic cybersecurity posture crucial for achieving and maintaining ATO within the eMASS platform.



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