Category Archives: Compliance

Your Guide to Understanding ITAR Compliance

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Developing a comprehensive understanding of the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) can be the difference between keeping compliance and facing hefty penalties. When your business deals with the manufacture, export, or brokering of ITAR-controlled items, it’s crucial to have a clear understanding of what is expected from you and your company. The last thing […]

Top 5 Data Compliance Regulations You Should Know About

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As more organizations move their services online, the information of their customers and employees becomes more vulnerable to data breaches. To ensure security and transparency, organizations and government entities all over the world have created laws and regulations surrounding data protection. Without it, cybercriminals would have a field day accessing and exploiting sensitive data. Because […]

7 Ways to Ensure Compliance with a CMMC Consultant

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When CMMC 2.0 was announced in November 2021, some companies scrambled to ensure they were compliant with the new regulations. For some, they may not have known what it meant and how it could apply to them.  CMMC stands for Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification; it’s a certification program created by the Department of Defense (DoD) […]

What Does a NIST Compliance Audit Look Like? Is Your Business Prepared?

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Data breaches have become increasingly common and they’re not something to take lightly. With cybercriminals developing sophisticated tactics, compliance regulations like NIST have become essential for businesses to protect themselves from these threats. And if NIST compliance is new to you, you should know that it’s a set of standards created by the National Institute […]

Is Your Business Compliant? The Ultimate HIPAA Compliance Checklist

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When it comes to protecting patient information, HIPAA compliance is non-negotiable. A single breach in your business’s systems can lead to lasting consequences including loss of reputation. Staying compliant with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) can quite literally save your business in the event of an all too probable data breach. But […]

How Compliance as a Service Can Ease the Workload for Utah Business Owners 

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Meeting industry-regulated compliance is not at the forefront of every business leader’s mind. In fact, only 11% of businesses in the U.S. meet the requirements set out by the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA). This statistic is alarming because compliance regulations are made to ensure the safety and security of customers and employees and to […]

Which IT Compliance Regulations Apply to My Business?

With more and more cases of data breaches and cyber attacks making headlines, it’s clear that companies need to do more to protect themselves. Not only are compliance regulations important for avoiding penalties, but they’re also essential for protecting your business and customers. But which regulations apply to your business? And how can you be […]

5 Steps to Finding a CMMC Consultant

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If you’re like most business owners, you may be feeling a little overwhelmed by the new CMMC certification requirements. Don’t worry, you’re not alone! Many businesses are in the same boat. The good news is that there are plenty of qualified CMMC Consultant professionals who can help you get your certification. A CMMC consultant can […]

How Do I Become CMMC Compliant?

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The Department of Defense (DoD) announced a new cybersecurity framework called the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC). Organizations that work with the Department of Defense (DoD) must now comply with the CMMC.   Becoming CMMC compliant is a process that takes time, effort, and expertise. This article will provide an overview of what CMMC compliance is, […]

Does Your Business Need a CMMC Audit? How to Know

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Cybersecurity compliance is like getting a good night’s sleep: you know it’s important, but it can be hard to do consistently. The Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) is a framework that aims to standardize cybersecurity across the Department of Defense (DoD) supply chain. And part of being CMMC compliant is undergoing regular audits to ensure […]