The Vault

What Is CUI Data?

CUI data can be difficult to label, especially when you are not sure what to look for. This ultimate guide will help you understand what CUI data is and how your organization can identify it! Understanding CUI Data Before you can learn how to properly identify CUI data, you must first have a thorough understanding…

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Why Cybersecurity Training Programs Are Critical For Information Protection?

Many of the organizational leadership we partner with puts forth tremendous effort when devising well-rounded cybersecurity policies and procedures. Unfortunately, many wrenches can get thrown into even the best-laid plans. Much of the time, the ability to avoid hiccups comes down to the end-users/employees. More specifically, your success hinges upon their ability to adhere to…

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CMMC-AB Town Hall Information Recap

The Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification is a new standard for implementing security across the Department of Defense’s (DoD) supply chain. All the Defence Industrial Base (DIB) companies will now require a CMMC certification to work with the DoD on Controlled Unclassified Information (CUI) projects. Previously, companies were responsible for their information systems’ security and any…

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CMMC Ready Cloud Solutions

The CMMC (Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification) are standards-based on ascending maturity levels. It starts with “Basic Cybersecurity Hygiene” and goes up to “Advanced/Progressive.” Depending on the DoD contract being dealt with, the maturity levels have various demands to achieve certification. Here’s a breakdown of how it works: Level 1: safeguard Federal Contract Information (FCI) Level…

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Five Key Principles of Securing Sensitive Data

For the sake of our Cybersecurity Insights framework, let’s define sensitive data: Any information you must protect against unauthorized access is sensitive. The reason for this classified nature usually has to do with ethical or legal requirements, personal privacy, regulatory reasons, trade secrets, and other valuable business information. Essentially, this information is an integral component…

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