What is the Difference Between CMMC vs NIST 800-171?

What is the Difference Between CMMC vs NIST 800-171?

In an effort to protect Federal Contract Information (FCI) and Controlled Unclassified Information (CUI), the Department of Defense (DoD) issued the requirements of NIST 800-171 in 2016.  This publication required that organizations who fulfill contracts for the DoD...
What is the NIST Cybersecurity Framework?

What is the NIST Cybersecurity Framework?

The NIST CSF, or the National Institute of Standards and Technology Cybersecurity Framework, is a set of guidelines, best practices, and standards designed to help organizations manage and improve their cybersecurity posture. It was developed by the National Institute...
Why is it Important to Prepare Now for CMMC?

Why is it Important to Prepare Now for CMMC?

If you haven’t heard already, CMMC is being reworked and the 2.0 version won’t be phased in for a while. However, that doesn’t mean you should forget about it for the time being. If you’re a business that has to comply with some level of CMMC, there are steps you can...