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CMMC, Cybersecurity Sep 11, 2019

What Is CMMC and Why Is It Essential?

The technological advantage the United States military has maintained over its adversaries for decades has narrowed.  Look no further than […]

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CMMC, Cybersecurity Sep 3, 2019

The Verdict Is In: Self-Attestation Is Out

To better protect controlled unclassified information (CUI) that flows throughout its supply chains, the Department of Defense (DoD) instituted Defense […]

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Why Security Can’t be the 4th Procurement Pillar

The Department of Defense (DoD) traditionally has evaluated contractor proposals and program execution against 3 pillars: cost, schedule, and performance.  […]

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What Is MFA anyway, and Why Do I Need It?

Barely a day goes by that we don’t hear about another successful cyber-attack.  The bad guys target all industries – […]

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Cybersecurity Oct 31, 2017

The Identity of Smart Things

At last week’s NVTC Cybersecurity Committee, I joined industry colleagues Andrew Girson, Dan Caprio, and Joe Klein on a panel, and we […]

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Cybersecurity Oct 18, 2017

Cyber Threats and the Push for NIST 800-171

The NIST 800-171 deadline is approaching at the end of December, 2017. In the scramble to reach compliance, it is […]

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