Encryption is one of the most important requirements of the Department of Defense (DoD) Cyber Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) framework. Every defense industrial based (DIB) organization is required to deploy encryption across all systems which store, process, and/or transmit controlled unclassified information (CUI). This requirement is meant to help protect DIB organizations from costly data […]
Around one percent of the world’s gross domestic product (GDP) per year is lost to cyber theft. Federal agencies and large contractors expect dispersed cybersecurity responsibility because the weakest link in a chain can expose cloud data or access to digital infrastructure at the highest levels. In the government spending area, this is especially worrisome. […]
With the right approach, the implementation of the controls necessary for your target CMMC maturity level can go from being a costly source of stress and confusion to being a coordinated, streamlined process.
On September 29, 2020, the Department of Defense (DoD) released the long-awaited “interim rule”, that many in the industry have hoped would provide clear guidance on DoD’s implementation of the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) framework. Most of the new interim rule, however, is focused on ensuring that contractors are currently compliant with the 110 […]
Since last summer, the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) and the impact that it will have on businesses large and small has been weighing heavily in the minds of anyone doing business with the DoD. Although many businesses and organizations have been shut down or have had to re-evaluate their projects and deadlines during the […]