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The False Claims Act and NIST 800-171: What You Need to Know

Last fall, the Department of Justice (DOJ) announced its new Civil Cyber Fraud Initiative to enforce cybersecurity standards and reporting requirements. Let’s dive into how the Civil Cyber Fraud Initiative, False Claims Act (FCA) and NIST…
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What is a POAM?

Plans of Action and Milestones, or a POAM, is a “document that identifies tasks needing to be accomplished. It details resources required to accomplish the elements of the plan, any milestones in meeting the tasks and scheduled completion…
Could CMMC Be A Competitive Advantage
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Could CMMC Be A Competitive Advantage?

Could CMMC Be A Competitive Advantage? By achieving compliance, you could be ahead of your competition when bidding on contracts. Discover how in this recent article by SSE CEO Elizabeth Niedringhaus. The Department of Defense (DoD) recently…
What Every Single Business Should Know about CMMC
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What You Need To Know About CMMC

What Every Single Business Should Know about CMMC Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) sets new cybersecurity standards for companies that work with the Department of Defense. Are you aware of how these guidelines will impact your…
Five Important CMMC Factors For DoD Contractors
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Five Important CMMC Factors For DoD Contractors

5 Important CMMC Factors You Need to Know About As A DoD Contractor Has your IT Company made you aware of the DOD’s new certification standard? If you are just learning about it, here’s what you need to know. At the start of this year,…
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The Beginner’s Guide To CMMC
(2020 Guidelines)

Does Your DoD Supply Chain Business Meet 2020 CMMC Compliance? Regardless of whether your organization does direct business with the federal government or benefits from lucrative supply chain contracts, the CMMC will have an impact on your…