Cyber Security for Small Business
Tips for Small Business

Cybersecurity is critical to all businesses, especially small businesses. Cyber Attacks & Defenses for Small Business, next we cover strategies and resources for developing and implementing cybersecurity plans, including frameworks, policies and related resources. While the following information is extensive, it should not be used as a substitute for consultation with a cybersecurity professional. Always consult IT professionals to ensure proper implementation of cybersecurity programs.
CMMC 1.0 Overview for DoD Suppliers

February 1, 2020
A press briefing was provided the morning of January 31st 2020 by DoD officials and members of OUSD: Kevin Fahey (ASD(A)), Katie Arrington, and Ellen Lord (USD(A&S)). Later in the afternoon CMMC 1.0 was released with slides from the morning's presentation and a separate set of apendices . Below is the briefing link.
Cybersecurity Training Video
This video provides a step-by-step guide on how government contractors can achieve compliance with the cybersecurity requirements established by the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD), specifically Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS) clause 252.204-7012, entitled “Safeguarding Covered Defense Information and Cyber Incident Reporting.”

The video and template linked above were funded through a cooperative agreement with the Defense Logistics Agency, and created with the support of the Georgia Institute of Technology.  The content of the video presentation does not necessarily reflect the official views of or imply endorsement by the U.S. Department of Defense, the Defense Logistics Agency, or Georgia Tech. 
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Ronnie Morris
Certified CMMC Provisional Assessor
CISSP, CAP, CEH, PenTest+, GSEC, Security+
President, OTBE Inc
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