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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CMMC Readiness: A Comprehensive Guide

CMMC Readiness A Comprehensive Guide

Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) is vital for organizations collaborating with the Department of Defense (DoD). It was introduced to enhance cybersecurity within the defense industrial base. CMMC compliance is assessed through a rigorous evaluation process. Achieving CMMC readiness is a necessity and an opportunity to bolster an organization’s security, protect sensitive information, and meet…

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