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DoD DFARS Clauses Explained Video

This 1m video features Kyle Lai explaining the differences between these DFARS clauses for DoD Prime and Subcontractors DFARS Clauses applicable to DoD Defense Industrial Base Companies U.S. DoD cybersecurity expert Kyle Lai presents this DoD DFARS Clauses Explained video. Some people are confused about the requirements of DFARS 252.204-7012, 7020, and 7021.  Or cybersecurity […]

DFARS Flow Down Requirements Video

This 2m video features Kyle Lai explaining DFARS flow down requirements for DoD Prime and Subcontractors DFARS Flow Down Requirements Video (Continued) Recent questions about Flow Down Requirements Let’s discuss a couple of questions related to the flow-down requirements for DFARS 252.204-7012, 7020, and 7021.  Or cybersecurity maturity model certification, or CMMC.  First question:  Flow […]

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CMMC News Flash – Russia & Town Hall

KLC Consulting keeps you up-to-date with what’s happening on the front lines of CMMC and NIST 800-171 in our role as a CMMC-AB cleared candidate C3PAO. CISA Issues “Shields-Up Alert” CISA (Cybersecurity & Infrastructure Security Agency) issued a Shields-Up cybersecurity alert to all Defense Industrial Base (DIB) companies in response to increasing cyber threats from […]

CMMC with Microsoft Azure

Kyle LaiPresident and CISOKLC Consulting, Inc.CISSP, CSSLP, CISA, CDPSE, CIPP/US, CIPP/G, ISO 27001 Lead Auditor CMMC with Microsoft Azure discussion points: I still receive questions about which versions of (Microsoft) Azure support CMMC, NIST 800-171, and DFARS 252.204-7012: Is Azure Commercial sufficient for FCI and CUI? Will we need Azure Commercial or GCC for CUI? […]

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Map ISO 27001 to CMMC

ISO 27001 greatly reduces effort in CMMC 2.0 Level 2 compliance KLC Consulting‘s guide to Map ISO 27001 to CMMC If you have an ISO 27001 certification, it doesn’t mean you are compliant with CMMC 2.0 Level 2. But you can map ISO 27001 to CMMC and obtain CMMC compliance in less time and with […]

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Ransomware Trends and Risks Briefing

KLC Consulting provides updates on the latest ransomware trends and risks briefing, so check back often. Trends 37% of companies experienced ransomware attacks; 32% paid the ransom to get the data back (Jan -Feb 2021)1 40% of reported ransomware attacks were in The U.S.; 29% of the victims recovered less than half of their data […]

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Avoid Pitfalls in CMMC Compliance

KLC Consulting’s Powerpoint Presentation at the 03/26/2021 ISACA-Houston Webinar The MS Powerpoint presentation used by DoD cybersecurity expert Kyle Lai at the 03/26/2021 ISACA Houston webinar. Kyle explains how to avoid pitfalls in CMMC compliance, the process of becoming certified in U.S. Department of Defense Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC), and the relationship between CMMC […]

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The Solarwinds Cyber Attack Explained

About the solarwinds cyber attack Kyle LaiPresident and CISOKLC Consulting, Inc.CISSP, CSSLP, CISA, CDPSE, CIPP/US, CIPP/G, ISO 27001 Lead Auditor The Solarwinds cyber attack affects cybersecurity within government agencies like DHS, State Department, DoJ, DoD, and Defense Contractors Experts estimate 18,000 customers are affected The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) issued Emergency Directive 21-01 to […]