CMMC Level 3 = Adequate Security. Otherwise, "no-go." The Department of Defense (DoD) has been requiring adequate security since the release of DFARS 252.204-7012 in the Fall of 2016. Now, the DoD is stepping up its game with the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC). Why?
Information Security with a Military Mindset? What does that mean? Cybersecurity and information security might be "the buzz" within news headlines these days, but information security is not new. Securing and protecting information has been going on since, well, information became a thing! At
You are a savvy person. You know better than to leave your work computer password on a sticky note under your keyboard. You know that you should lock your work computer before getting up from your desk. And you definitely know better than to let a stranger follow you through a badge access entry
Contractors working with the Department of Defense, may have heard that the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification is coming. As information on the CMMC continues to be released, here is what we hope to see. There is some speculation about what the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification
Being prepared is not a new concept. Preparedness is a way of life. And always has been. Success, for example, often comes from being prepared. When it comes to active threats to our daily lives, preparedness can be the difference between minor and catastrophic.
The National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA) hosted their annual Navy Gold Coast Small Business Procurement Event conference last week in San Diego.
How will the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) affect those who do business with the Department of Defense (DoD)? Some questions have been answered, some have yet to be answered, while more questions are still ahead! One thing is for certain: Proof of adequate security is
Looking for a better understanding of DFARS 252.204-7012 and NIST SP 800-171 implementation? Discussions around DFARS compliance, NIST SP 800-171 implementation and cybersecurity within the federal defense contracting space are becoming more and more prevalent by the day.