CMMC Misconceptions #6 – DoD Doesn’t Give Me Any CUI, So I Don't Have Any

  To this point, the DoD’s acquisition workforce has not been able to fulfill their obligation to correctly label information for contractors to handle ...

CMMC Misconceptions #5 - My Company Is Too Small For CMMC To Apply

Unfortunately for the 1-person companies out there, this thought is just wishful thinking. CMMC is for all companies who ...

CMMC Misconceptions #4 - My Existing IT Guy(s) Have Me Covered

Bottom line: if they (your IT support company) aren’t actively working on their own CMMC preparation, you need to address the risk they will bring to your CMMC assessment. ...

CMMC Misconceptions #3 - I Don't Contract Directly With DoD So No CMMC For Me

You need to be proactive about determining CMMC requirements regarding the information you possess ...

CMMC Misconceptions #2 - I Can Get CMMC Compliant In A Week

If you think you can push off CMMC preparation until you absolutely need a CMMC certificate, you will lose contract opportunities to those who have prepared. ...

CMMC Misconception #1 - CMMC Only Applies to IT Contractors

If your business is exposed to DoD information that is not public information, then CMMC is for YOU. ...

Fines, Penalties and Violations! Oh My!

Global data protection regulations (new or updated) are being enforced aggressively, resulting in a tsunami of hefty fines and penalties handed out to violators. ...

My Take On The Value Of CMMC

By John Hill I've recently seen a number of posts by "Cybersecurity Experts" saying that even at CMMC Level 1 it's ...

TechSage Solutions Achieves CMMC Registered Provider Organization (RPO) Status

The CMMC accreditation Body (CMMC-AB) has approved TechSage Solutions as a Registered Provider Organization to assist Department of Defense Contractors prepare for their CMMC Assessments. San Antonio, TX, December 23, 2020 / -- TechSage Solutions announces that we have been ...

Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification Pilots for Fiscal Year 2021

The Department of Defense (DoD) issued an interim rule on Sept. 29, 2020 to amend the Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS) to implement the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) framework. This interim rule includes new DFARS clause 252.204-7021, which ...