Navigating the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification 2.0: The Critical Role of Effective Scoping

In an era where cyber threats loom large over every sector, the importance of robust cybersecurity measures cannot be overstated. For defense contractors, this imperative is further magnified by the sensitive nature of their work. Enter the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) 2.0, an updated framework introduced by the United States Department of Defense (DoD) […]

The Quiet Parts Out Loud – Should You Do CMMC? 

Four years ago, I started on a journey to be part of the process to protect America’s Defense Industrial Base and I am proud to say that I still believe in that mission. As one of the first CMMC-Registered Practitioners, I saw the need to increase cyber security in manufacturing and wanted to do my […]

Did You Just Get Scammed?! Identifying Public Information Scams

Let me share a recent way that scammers are trying to steal your money. My current focus has been getting a trademark for my philosophy of Humanizing Security. Recently, we got a call “from the government” saying that we are almost ready to get our trademark. They asked several confirming questions and said that once […]

Navigating the New Frontier: Addressing Educators’ Fears of AI in the Classroom

The rapid advancement of artificial intelligence (AI) has permeated various sectors, including education. While AI presents groundbreaking opportunities for enhancing learning experiences, it also brings a wave of apprehension among educators. This article delves into the common fears educators face regarding AI integration in classrooms and explores practical solutions to address these concerns.  Fears Educators […]

Deciphering the Code: Top 9 Cybersecurity Acronyms Demystified

In the domain of cybersecurity, acronyms are the signposts that professionals and the average person alike encounter. The industry’s fondness for abbreviations often leaves those unfamiliar with the cybersecurity world confused, making ‘cybersecurity acronym explanations’ a popular search trend. To navigate this shorthand, here’s the top 10 cybersecurity acronyms and what they mean, so you […]

Working Towards CMMC Level 1 Compliance

By Isabelle Congdon CMMC, a.k.a. the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification, is a security framework that is mandated by the Department of Defense. By updating your systems to be CMMC compliant, you can gain an edge over your competitors. You might be wondering: “How does my business become CMMC compliant?” Luckily, we are here to help. […]