CMMC, DFARS and NIST 800-171

CMMC, DFARS and NIST 800-171

Whether you’re a family owned machine shop or a Tier 1 supplier, the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) expects you to protect federal contract information (FCI) and controlled unclassified information (CUI). Prior to 2020, DFARS and NIST 800-171 were the two commonly...
Will the New DoD Standard Crush Your Business?

Will the New DoD Standard Crush Your Business?

The Defense Department recently released a new draft of the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC). The goal of this certification is to create a simpler and more consistent framework for the cyber demands imposed on government contractors and...