Dispelling Myths: Understanding CMMC Requirements for Defense Contractors

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) has emerged as a pivotal component of cybersecurity protocols within the defense sector, imposing rigorous standards for contractors engaging with the Department of Defense (DoD). Nevertheless, numerous misconceptions and uncertainties swirl around CMMC requisites, potentially befuddling defense contractors. In this article, we strive to debunk prevalent misconceptions and shed […]

Reinforcing CMMC Compliance: The Crucial Role of Third-Party Assessors

Reading Time: < 1 minute In the quest for Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) compliance, defense contractors must grasp the significance of third-party assessors. These assessors serve as linchpins in the certification process, offering impartial evaluations of contractors’ cybersecurity practices. This post explores their pivotal role and addresses common queries contractors may have about their involvement. The Role of Third-Party […]

Securing CMMC Certification: A Guide for Defense Contractors on Achieving Compliance

Reading Time: 2 minutes At On Call Compliance Solutions, we understand the crucial role of Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) in fortifying the defense industry’s supply chain security. As a contractor in this sector, aligning with CMMC standards is fundamental not only to your operational integrity but also to your capacity to contribute to national defense projects. This article […]

Enforce a Policy to Restrict the Use of Unidentified Owner Portable Storage Devices

Reading Time: < 1 minute At On Call, our mission is to guide you through the complex landscape of cybersecurity standards with clarity and expertise. In the spotlight today is Control MP.L2-3.8.8, a crucial measure for securing your data by restricting the use of portable storage devices that don’t have a clear owner. 🔒 The Importance of Control MP.L2-3.8.8 Control […]

Ensuring Safe Disposal: Sanitizing or Destroying System Media with CUI

Reading Time: 2 minutes At On Call, we take pride in guiding you through the complex terrain of cybersecurity standards. Our focus today is on Control 3.8.3, an essential element of CMMC 2.0 that plays a critical role in the protection of your sensitive data, especially at its lifecycle’s end. 🔒 What Makes Control MP.L2-3.8.3 Essential? Control 3.8.3 is […]

Unraveling the Mysteries of CMMC 2.0: Essential Compliance Guide for Aerospace Manufacturers

Reading Time: 3 minutes Are you prepared to navigate the evolving seas of cybersecurity compliance, especially with the introduction of CMMC 2.0? For aerospace manufacturers, this is not just about adherence to regulations; it’s a critical move to safeguard contracts with the Department of Defense (DoD) and uphold your company’s esteemed reputation. In the realm of aerospace manufacturing, cybersecurity […]

Control Access to CUI on System Media: Ensure Authorized Users Only

Reading Time: < 1 minute At On Call, we make it our mission to be your trusted guide through the complex landscape of cybersecurity standards. Today, we’re turning the spotlight on Control MP.L2-3.8.2, a pivotal component of CMMC 2.0 that safeguards your sensitive data. 🔐 Why Control MP.L2-3.8.2 Matters Control MP.L2-3.8.2 is all about controlling access to Controlled Unclassified Information […]

CMMC Compliance For MSSPs And MSPs

Reading Time: 3 minutes For Managed Service Providers (MSPs) and Managed Security Service Providers (MSSPs), their role as custodians of client data is pivotal. They act as sentinels against the relentless surge of cyber threats. The Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) is the new beacon for cybersecurity compliance, designed to fortify the digital ramparts of defense contractors by setting […]

CMMC 2.0 vs. DFARS: Understanding the Relationship

Reading Time: 7 minutes Please Share the Value DoD Security Compliance, CUI, , POAMS CMMC 2.0 vs DFARS The Department of Defense has introduced new cybersecurity standards, known as Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification 2.0. These standards apply to all contractors, including “primes” and their subcontractors, working under DoD contracts. It is important to understand the relationship between CMMC 2 […]

Secure Your Success: The Power of CMMC POAM Compliance for Defense Contractors

Reading Time: 3 minutes Please Share the Value DoD Security Compliance, CUI, , POAMS CMMC POAM Compliance Defense contractors must adhere to strict compliance standards when working with the US government. Two essential compliance requirements for contractors is the CMMC and POAM. In this article, we will discuss everything defense contractors need to know about POAMs and CMMC, including […]