Preparing for DoD Audits: Compliance Strategies for Defense Contractors

Reading Time: 3 minutes In the defense contracting world, compliance with Department of Defense (DoD) requirements is non-negotiable. Ensuring readiness for DoD audits is crucial for maintaining contracts and securing new opportunities. This blog post will guide you through effective compliance strategies and answer some frequently asked questions to help you navigate the audit process successfully. Understanding DoD Audits […]

Mastering CMMC: Achieving Cybersecurity Maturity for DoD Contracts

Reading Time: 2 minutes In today’s digital landscape, cybersecurity is a top priority, especially for organizations seeking to do business with the Department of Defense (DoD). The Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) has emerged as a crucial framework for ensuring that defense contractors meet specific cybersecurity standards. Achieving CMMC certification is not only essential for compliance but also for […]

Securing DoD Contracts: Leveraging Compliance to Gain Competitive Advantage

Reading Time: 2 minutes In the competitive landscape of government contracting, securing contracts with the Department of Defense (DoD) can be a significant milestone for businesses. However, navigating the complex regulatory environment and meeting stringent compliance requirements is essential for success. In this blog post, we’ll explore how leveraging compliance can give defense contractors a competitive advantage when pursuing […]

What the Trump Mar A Lago Raid Means for Defense Contractors Complying with DFARS, NIST, and CMMC

Reading Time: < 1 minute In this edition of our On Call Compliance Tip of the Week, we are talking about What the Trump Mar A Lago raid means for defense contractors required to comply with DFARS, NIST SP 800-171, and CMMC. So, unless you’ve been hanging out living in a clamshell for the past few weeks I’m sure you’ve […]

DFARS and NIST SP 800-171 – DIBCAC Audits – How to Make Getting Through an Audit Easier

Reading Time: < 1 minute In this edition of the On Call Compliance Solutions Compliance Tip of the Week we are talking about NIST SP 800-171 DIBCAC audits – how to make getting through an audit easier. Now look, nobody likes an audit. Let’s get that out of the way now. Even worse, just knowing that the audit is being […]

Why a System Security Plan Score of Anything Less than 110 is a Giant Red Flag

Reading Time: < 1 minute In this edition of our On Call Compliance Tip of the Week, we are talking about why a System Security Plan score of anything less than 110 is a giant red flag that you are not even close to being compliant and may potentially be at a much higher risk of audit. So if you […]

Why Now Is The Absolute Best Time To Become A Defense Contractor

Reading Time: < 1 minute In this edition of the On Call Compliance Solutions Compliance Tip of the Week, we are talking about Why Now Is The Absolute Best Time To Become A Defense Contractor. Often times our teams are involved in discussions regarding whether a company should proceed to fix their temporary deficiencies and continue doing work in the […]

The CMMC Assessment Process: Get Right With It

Reading Time: < 1 minute So we’ve spent a lot of time talking about this newly released draft CMMC Assessment Process, and we’ve had a lot of fun with the ACRONYM, but let’s take a serious deep dive into the document itself. We now have an idea of the direction of the process. We have insight into what is seemingly […]

CMMC Assessment Process: Limited Deficiency Correction Consideration

Reading Time: < 1 minute In this edition of the On Call Compliance Solutions Compliance Tip of the Week, we discuss the newly released draft CMMC Assessment Process, or CAP for short. One of the more important aspects of the CAP is that you will get a chance to remediate some of the deficiencies that an assessor might find during […]

CMMC Assessment Process and POAMs

Reading Time: < 1 minute In this edition of the On Call Compliance Solutions Compliance Tip of the Week, we discuss the recently released DRAFT document from The CYBER AB concerning the CMMC Assessment Process (CAP) and POAMs (Plans of Action with Milestones).