CMMC vs FedRAMP Understanding the Differences

CMMC vs FedRAMP Understanding the Differences

In the world of cybersecurity compliance, acronyms like CMMC and FedRAMP are frequently thrown around. Both are vital frameworks designed to secure sensitive information and ensure the integrity of government and defense-related systems. However, despite serving similar purposes, they have distinct features and applications. Understanding the differences between CMMC (Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification) and FedRAMP […]

Which SOC Examination is Right for Your Organization?

Does your organization need a SOC examination? If so, which one? In today’s fast-paced and ever-changing business landscape, with a heavy focus on cybersecurity, more and more service providers are being required by clients or prospective clients to obtain a System and Organization Controls (SOC) examination to conduct business. If this sounds familiar and your […]

Ensuring Data Security Compliance

Ensuring Data Security Compliance: Best Practices and Strategies

In today’s digital age, data security compliance has become paramount for organizations across all industries. With the increasing frequency and sophistication of cyber threats, businesses must adopt robust strategies to protect sensitive data and comply with regulatory requirements. In this comprehensive guide, we’ll delve into the best practices and strategies to ensure data security compliance, […]

Enterprise-Level Security Habits for Home

Enterprise-Level Security Habits for Home

Looking ahead at a new year full of risks and opportunities, it’s important to recognize that our security habits while away from the office are crucial for not only keeping our personal lives but also our organizations safe. Enterprise security practices are not only for large organizations, but also for individuals who want to protect […]

Third Party Vendor Management: What You Need to Know

When you’re doing business with third parties, you may be exposing your organization to financial, operational, and reputational risks. While third-party suppliers may be necessary to run your business efficiently, you need to take proactive steps to mitigate risks. This is where vendor management and assessment programs come in. What is Vendor Management? Vendor management […]

Top 10 Things to Look for in a Pen Testing Vendor

Many organizations are required by law to adhere to regulations or industry standards (for example, NIST, CMMC, PCI DSS, GLBA, HIPAA, SOC 2, ISO 27001, etc.) that include the use of security assessment techniques like penetration testing (aka, “pen testing”) as a component. Other organizations want to be proactive and find the “open doors and […]

Getting Ready for the FTC Safeguards Rule

A Company can never be too safe in making sure that its systems are protected from cyberattacks. Responsibility of information security does not only lie with your Information Security Group but also at the highest levels within a company.  Based on a recent ruling by the FTC, CEOs are now responsible for their company’s compliance, […]