CMMC Compliance Countdown

CMMC Compliance Countdown

A Brief History of CMMC CMMC includes the same 110 controls central to NIST 800-171, with one key difference: CMMC mandates an independent third-party assessment by a C3PAO (CMMC Third-Party Assessor Organization). Since 2017, defense contractors handling controlled unclassified information (CUI) have needed to comply with NIST 800-171. Therefore, the question isn’t about when defense…

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Five Benefits of CMMC Compliance

Five Benefits of CMMC Compliance

Cybersecurity threats loom larger than ever, ensuring the safety of sensitive information has become paramount for businesses, especially those dealing with the Department of Defense (DoD). The Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) is a standard that helps companies safeguard against these evolving threats. This article explores the top five benefits of achieving CMMC compliance. What…

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CMMC 2.0 – 5 Reasons Not To Wait: Act Now!

CMMC 2.0 – 5 Reasons Not To Wait Act Now!

  The Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) 2.0 framework is a revised set of guidelines set forth by the Department of Defense (DoD) to safeguard the defense industrial base from cybersecurity threats. As an evolution of its predecessor, CMMC 2.0 retains the objective of protecting federal contract information and controlled unclassified information within the networks…

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Embracing Security-First IT Services with Intech Hawaii

In a world where digital threats loom large over businesses, embracing a Security-First approach is crucial. Intech Hawaii, a premier Managed Service Provider (MSP), integrates this philosophy across all its IT services, ensuring clients not only keep pace with technological advancements but also maintain robust defenses against cyber threats. This article explores the detailed services…

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Common Misconceptions About CMMC Compliance

Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) has become a crucial framework for organizations looking to enhance their cybersecurity measures, especially those dealing with sensitive government contracts. However, as with any complex system, misconceptions about CMMC compliance abound. In this article, we’ll debunk some common myths surrounding CMMC to provide a clearer understanding of its requirements and…

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