Newsletter of Assurity Drive - Issue #12
|September 29 · Issue #12|
The newsletter from Assurity Drive the all in one military-grade cybersecurity solution for Department of Defense contractors. Assurity Drive covers DFARS 7012/NIST SP 800-171 & Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification compliance and works for any company that needs military grade security.
The White House approved an interim rule requiring defense contractors to prove they adhere to existing cybersecurity standards, clearing an important hurdle for the Defense Department’s planned universal cybersecurity standard.
There is a major new revenue stream available to companies that sell cybersecurity solutions. There’s just one problem – vendor sales processes are out of step with the market opportunity, and some buyers are left holding their money with no one to take it.
As the security of IT systems and intellectual property move closer to the center of American economic strategy, they deserve more investment and better defense.
As the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) takes some steps forward to full implementation, the Defense Federal Acquisition Regulations (DFARS) rule change that adds in CMMC guidelines and provisions is almost complete.
Need to learn more about CMMC?
Check out our free twenty-three-page whitepaper.
We put a link to a twenty-three-page whitepaper below to describe this current issue of security and compliance thoroughly.
Note that plenty of citations are at the end of the newsletter, so you can fact-check everything for yourself to understand how critical the timing and your choices are for your business.
In 2020, big changes are coming. The DoD has issued a hard-stop to non-compliant contractors with the CMMC to avoid the Trojan Horse of risk and liability in their supply-chain.
The Assurity Group, LLC Team