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Why We Align Our Practice with the NIST Cybersecurity Framework

Companies across all industries have taken steps to protect their data and prevent cybercrime. The use of information security frameworks grew out of a need for organizations to follow a set of steps to protect information. By selecting a cybersecurity framework, companies could adopt a set of policies and procedures around the implementation and ongoing management of information security controls in an enterprise environment.
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Using Managed SIEM for Compliance

  GDPR, NIST, HIPAA, PCI... The names may change but it all comes down to control, visibility, and auditing.
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The Definitive Guide to NIST Compliance

Companies that are working with the government (either directly or indirectly further down the federal supply chain) should be compliant with the latest NIST 800-171 mandate as of December 31, 2017.
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Leveraging Microsoft Office 365 to Comply with NIST 800-171

Depending on the customers you serve and the industry in which you operate, there may be mandates to which you must comply in regard to the security of data.
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3 Myths About NIST 800-171 and NIST Compliance

Now that the deadline to comply with the NIST 800-171 mandate has passed (as of December 31, 2017), hopefully you are sitting back, comfortable in the knowledge that you have taken the necessary steps to ensure your company is meeting the cybersecurity guidelines required by the Department of Defense (DoD), providing you a competitive advantage over other manufacturers.
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Learn the Truth About NIST Compliance in the Next 90 Seconds

Are you aware of the mandatory cybersecurity DFARS compliance deadline of December 31, 2017? (See Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS) 252.204-7012, “Safeguarding Covered Defense Information and Cyber Incident Reporting.”) Cybersecurity guidelines required by the Department of Defense (DoD) are likely to have an enormous impact on the nation's approved manufacturers that received DoD contracts in 2016. As of December 31, 2017, all DoD contractors (including small businesses) must meet minimum cybersecurity requirements or risk losing DoD business. Unfortunately, many manufacturing companies are not even aware of this deadline and what they must do to become compliant.
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Leveraging NIST Assessments to Become NIST Compliant

If you are a defense or government supplier – or if you are a subcontractor selling to a government supplier – you need to know about the NIST 800-171 mandate, and take steps to perform a NIST assessment to become NIST compliant as of December 31, 2017.
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