CMMC 2.0: You Cannot Afford to Wait – Here’s Why!
The Cybersecurity Maturity Model: A Path to CMMC Certification
Note: This blog post is an adaptation of a presentation given by SecureStrux Governance, Risk and Compliance Practice Lead Tony Buenger at the California Polytechnic Institute on October 20, 2021.
Preparing for CMMC Certification
Contractors working with the Department of Defense are quickly responding to the Cybersecurity Maturity model Certification (CMMC) roll out. This security framework is a way for the DoD to determine, through the help of third-party auditors and well-established regulations and guidelines, the capabilities organizations possess to handle sensitive data like Federal Contract Information (FC) and […]
CMMC Series Part 4: The 3 Most Common Issues in the CMMC Gap Analysis
In this Article Learn about the most common findings we find identity in CMMC Gap Analyses. Learn how your organization can avoid these gaps on your path to CMMC. #1. You Don’t Have Enough Documentation. As IT and compliance become more complex, documentation of processes and management becomes increasingly important. The technical implementation could be […]
CMMC Series Part 3: Approaching the Essential CMMC Gap Analysis
In this Article: Learn about action items leading up to CMMC preparation. Learn what to do when your organization is ready to begin CMMC preparation. Learn what goes into a CMMC Gap Analysis, and why you need one.
CMMC Series Part 2: Ensuring the Right CMMC Level for Your Organization
In This Article Learn how to determine the right CMMC level for your organization to win your DoD contracts going forward. Learn how to ensure that your subcontractors are also ready for the appropriate CMMC level.
CMMC Series Part 1: The Background & Timeline for 2021
In This Article Learn the differences between Federal Contract Information (FCI), Controlled Unclassified Information (CUI), and Controlled Technical Information (CTI) within the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) standard. Figure out which CMMC Level you may be required to meet. Get an up-to-date timeline for early 2021 CMMC assessment preparation. General Overview of Types of […]
How CMMC Registered Practitioners Help Achieve Compliance
What is a CMMC RP? The CMMC Accreditation Body (CMMC-AB), the entity which is responsible for launching the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) for the US Department of Defense (DOD), is currently taking applications for six new CMMC-related roles and authorizations:
CMMC Certification – Tips for Preparation
The following information about CMMC Certification Preparation is a transcript of the webinar “CMMC Certification” broadcast on October 7, 2020. It was generated primarily by automated voice recognition, with minor edits for readability. Although highly accurate, you may note minor differences between the audio recording and this post.
CMMC – The Train is Rolling. How to Stay Ahead, and Not Get Crushed.
Thad Wellin joined the ThreatSwitch team to talk about CMMC and how to stay ahead of the coming compliance regulations.