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?
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
The National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA) hosted their annual Navy Gold Coast Small Business Procurement Event conference last week in San Diego.
Updated 11.29.19 - 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 are still to come, but we should see more clarity with the CMMC Model Version 1.0, which is to
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.
NIST Small Business Cybersecurity Corner Unless you have been living under a rock the past few years, you know that cybersecurity and information security (InfoSec) are constantly in the mainstream news. In this blog, we are going to break down the NIST Small Business Cybersecurity.
The question gets asked on a regular basis: "How awesome is it to work in cyber security?" The answer, typically, is: "Pretty awesome."
As the end of 2018 approaches, so does the 1-year anniversary of the DFARS compliance mandate. What have we learned? A lot.