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CMMC Get Well: How Long Will It Take?

In a larger company with limited resources, it could take upwards of 2 years to complete your get-well plan; and that could be too long for many DoD Contractors.  Depending on the layers of bureaucracy and the speed of your organization this could be faster or it could be slower. […]

CMMC Level 3: Good Cyber Hygiene

What do the Regs say About Level 3? Level 3 requires that an organization establish, maintain, and resource a plan demonstrating the management of activities for practice implementation. The plan may include information on missions, goals, project plans, resourcing, required training, and involvement of relevant stakeholders. Level 3 focuses on […]

CMMC Level 2: Intermediate Cyber Hygiene

What do the regs say about Level 2 Level 2 requires that an organization establish and document practices and policies to guide the implementation of their CMMC efforts. The documentation of practices enables individuals to perform them in a repeatable manner. Organizations develop mature capabilities by documenting their processes and […]

CMMC Level 1: Basic Cyber Hygiene

What do the regs say about Level 1 Level 1: Requires that an organization performs the specified practices. Because the organization may only be able to perform these practices in an ad-hoc manner and may or may not rely on documentation, process maturity is not assessed for level 1. Level […]

CMMC Levels: What are They and What do They Mean to You

CMMC Levels 1 through 5 from the Regs Level 1: Requires that an organization performs the specified practices. Because the organization may only be able to perform these practices in an ad-hoc manner and may or may not rely on documentation, process maturity is not assessed for level 1. Level […]

What is CMMC?

DFARS 7012 – The Beginning of CMMC In response to several high profile compromises in the DIB (Defense Industrial Base) the Department of Defense issued the DFARS (Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement) 252.204-7012 clause. This clause requires Defense contractors to implement NIST SP (National Institute for Science and Technology Special […]