A guided review of DFARS 252.204-7012 covering the topics: What is a covered contractor information system? What is Covered Defense Information?
How to video and training on what a System Security Plan is, what it is used for, and what a high quality one looks like!
Answers to common questions about how to submit your NIST SP 800-171 self assessment to SPRS. Register an account, how to handle multiple…
This page has links and reviews of available templates and tools relating to the CMMC and NIST SP 800-171 **Updated February 10, 2021** Please help others in the community by leaving a comment with resource links! Warning – Assessment / Read More
This article is a deep-dive on CMMC practice SC.1.175 which requires control and monitoring of communications at external boundaries and…
This page is an index of LinkedIn discussions and posts about CMMC and 800-171. It will be updated over time with new topics.
This article is an in-depth review of the CMMC Level 2 Requirement RM.2.142 on the topic of vulnerability scanning. I break out frequently asked questions and reference other requirements that are related to vulnerability scanning. This requirement also applies to current DFARS 252.204-7012 and NIST SP 800-171 organizations that hold CUI
CMMC and DFARS compliance is too expensive for small businesses. This article describes “easy button” solutions such as a CMMC MSP, using …
This article gives advice on how a quality cyber-awareness training program helps your organization meet 19+ CMMC practice requirements
Author: Tom Cornelius| Senior Partner at ComplianceForge | Founder & Contributor at Secure Controls Framework (SCF) Originally published on LinkedIn on October 19, 2020 The concept of creating a “CMMC Kill Chain” started off as a bit of a dare… kind Read More
If you are a Defense Contractor that handles Controlled Unclassified Information (CUI), this news is going to be very important for you. DFARS 252.204-7012 Interim Rule Yesterday, the DoD released an interim rule to the Defense Federal Acquisition Rules Supplement Read More
Achieving Cloud Compliance in the Age of CMMC, CUI, and DFARS 7012: How secure are your cloud vendors?
Why is there a page for NIST SP 800-171 on a CMMC website? The NIST standard, as described in a document named “NIST Special Publication 800-171” is a set of 110 security best practices that are CURRENTLY required for all Read More