DataLock Consulting Group has been awarded a contract to support the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO)


DataLock Consulting Group has been tasked to perform SA&A activities for USPTO information systems to ensure compliance with Department of Commerce (DOC), National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), and USPTO security requirements.

  • Interview key personnel responsible for the security of the information system.
  • Examine evidence to ensure compliance with NIST 800-53 Rev. 4 and all requirements set by USPTO in their IT Security Handbook.
  • Perform and analyze vulnerability and compliance scans to ensure that the appropriate baselines are implemented and that no vulnerabilities are found.
  • Perform a Risk Assessment (RA) on all vulnerabilities found and create a
  • Plan of Actions and Milestones (POA&M) report to ensure that all vulnerabilities are remediated in a timely manner.