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As the CMMC Churns | Tips about FIPS Part 1

Has 3.13.11, the use of FIPS validated encryption, sent your organization through the Seven Stages of CMMC Grief? Does the use of FIPS validated encryption have you befuddled? FIPS is confusion and complicated. In this episode of "As the CMMC Churns," we are going to dive into the requirements surrounding the usage of FIPS validated encryption. The goal [...]


Did you know the Defense Industrial Based Cybersecurity Assessment Center (DIBCAC) posted slides about what NIST SP 800-171 requirements were "Other Than Satisfied"? In this episode of As the CMMC Churns we will take a look at the report they posted and then take a look into the 5 requirements we think have the biggest bang for the [...]

As the CMMC Churns | Security Tactics for NIST SP 800-171 & CMMC “Specialized Assets”

Does your business have CMMC-defined "Specialized Assets"? Are you struggling to determine how to apply NIST SP 800-171 requirements to them? In this "As the CMMC Churns," we take a look at "Specialized Assets," or when broken down, government property, Internet of Things (IoT) devices, Operational Technology (OT), Restricted Information Systems, and Test Equipment and how to apply [...]

As the CMMC Churns | Acquisition 101 and the CMMC Rule… [Update #1]

How will the changes to the CMMC Rule going final affect your business? This special edition of As the CMMC Churns will help to clarify. Matt Titcombe, the CEO of Peak InfoSec will put on his old Air Force Program Manager hat to explain. By setting the backdrop of the Defense Acquisition System and the Federal Government's Fiscal [...]

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