Starting September 2020, all DoD contractors will be required to be CMMC certified (Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification) to bid on many contracts. Uncertified contractors will not be able to hold existing or acquire new DoD contracts. We assist contactors in Virginia, DC, and Maryland with outsourced CMMC preparation.
Prepare for - and Pass - your Audit to Receive Certification
There will be 5 levels of the CMMC each with different security controls. All contractors will need to demonstrate they meet the appropriate cybersecurity level of to receive a CMMC certification. First Column IT is a Managed Security Service Provider (MSSP) based in Manassas, Virginia that will perform a pre-audit and assist in achieving your certification. As a MSSP we will guide or clients through every step. The basic steps include; gap analysis, create a remediation plan, implement security, monitoring and reporting, produce policy and procedure documentation proving full CMMC compliance.
- CMMC assessments In the DC Metro area
- Free consultations
- Simplify CMMC & NIST 800-171 requirements
- Get a jump on 2020 deadlines, and your competition
- Prepare for and pass your CMMC audit
- Cyber compliance remediation services
- Outsourced MSSP for small and medium sized contractors
- FAQ’s click here https://www.acq.osd.mil/cmmc/faq.html
About First Column IT and the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification
First Column IT has been serving government contractors in Northern VA and the DC metro area for 19 years. Cybersecurity is a priority for any business, but for government and DoD contractors, it’s mandatory. We have consultants on staff that are experts in the process of getting companies prepared for Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC). Whether you are an in-house security officer that needs help with the technical implementation of the cybersecurity requirements necessary to keep your company compliant, or you are building your framework from the ground up, the knowledgeable IT professionals at First Column IT can help. Call us today at 703-278-2005 today to see how we can help you build a capable, flexible, and CMMC compliant IT infrastructure.