With CMMC on the horizon, Redspin’s CISO explains the five steps organizations should take to show they are an early adopter.

Dr. Thomas Graham, VP, CISO, Redspin

Published in Washington Technology, May 28th

With Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification on the horizon, and as it begins to expand beyond the Department of Defense into other government agencies, there is an advantage for organizations who get involved early.

By beginning the process now, government contractors are able to validate their compliance with NIST 800-171 rev. 2, gain a competitive advantage, and avoid potential roadblocks in the future, such as assessment/assessor bottlenecks.

To get started, organizations can take several steps to validate that they meet the upcoming requirement and to leverage the advantages of being early adopters before CMMC becomes final…

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