AWS Launches Customer Responsibility Matrix to Help Contractors Accelerate CMMC Compliance
Amazon Web Services has unveiled a Customer Responsibility Matrix to help contractors accelerate their compliance with the Department of Defense Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification Program.
The AWS CMMC CRM tool describes CMMC practices that could be inherited by customers from AWS and provides descriptions that could be used in system security plans and other CMMC security documents, wrote Tom Wollard, manager. Senior Technical Program Officer at AWS Worldwide Public Sector. a blog post posted on Monday.
The new offering could enable users to accelerate the process of understanding the benefits of the AWS Cloud, explore AWS CMMC platforms when planning, designing, and implementing their CMMC environments and Accelerate the process of filling in the SSP story and gathering evidence to demonstrate compliance with cybersecurity practices under the CMMC program.
Wollard said the CRM tool is part of the AWS CMMC customer package and identifies the responsibilities and roles of CMMC practices when using the enterprise compliance framework for Federal and DoD workloads in AWS GovCloud ( United States).
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