WHAT IS CMMC? CMMC which stands for ‘Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification’ is the upcoming required standard for all contractors and suppliers that work with the Department of Defense (DoD).
As people “Stay at Home” and work remotely during the COVID-19 pandemic, organizations have an increased reliance on external partners, suppliers, and third party vendors to keep their businesses running. For some companies, this may be the first time their employees worked outside of their office, without the benefit of established cyber security policies for […]
Your Vendors May Be Weak Links in Supply Chain Breaches
According to a survey conducted by the Ponemon Institute in 2018, 59 percent of companies have experienced a third-party breach of some type. Despite the high prevalence of these incidents however, only 16 percent say they effectively mitigate third-party risks.
New York City is often referred to as the financial capital of the world; with the state of cybersecurity today and the increasing barrage of threats that financial related institutions must combat on a daily basis, it is no wonder that New York became the first state to take government action to do something about it.
Author: Glenn A. Stout, Ph.D, PMP Your organization just experienced a data security breach. All of the data that was entrusted to your organization to be kept safe is now “out there” on the Internet. Your organization doesn’t have an incident response plan. Who do you call? When should you call? What information needs to be […]