Tag Archives: DFARS

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 subcontractors. The CMMC will review and combine various cybersecurity standards and best practices and map these controls […]

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Penetration Testing is a Necessity

THE 411 ON PENETRATION TESTING Organizations everywhere are being asked to build a stronger security posture to protect their company data. There are many aspects to doing this and they are different for every organization.  One way to determine the gaps in your current security posture is by performing something called a penetration test. A […]

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MANUFACTURING

Manufacturing The Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS) DFARS compliance is required “as soon as practical, but no later than December 31, 2017.” DFARS addresses requirements for safeguarding covered defense information controls in government contractor systems. Covered defense information is a broad term for unclassified controlled technical information or other Controlled Unclassified Information (CUI), which […]

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