Dun & Bradstreet supports CMMC-AB Ecosystem with Financial & Background Checks – as inaugural partner 

 
CMMC Accreditation Body

(Baltimore, MD, September 1, 2020) The Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification Accreditation Body (CMMC-AB) which serves as the authorized training, credentialing and accreditation ecosystem announced today that it has signed an MOU with Dun & Bradstreet to provide, as a partner, financial and ownership background checks for the organizations applying for accreditation by the CMMC-AB.
 
“Dun & Bradstreet’s services provide a vital link in providing a trusted ecosystem to assess the participants in the defense supply chain, ensuring our nation’s preparedness. This is another important milestone in building our accreditation system. It also inaugurates our partner program, which allows corporations to provide pro-bono services to CMMC-AB.” said Ty Schieber, CMMC-AB Board Chair. 
 
“Dun & Bradstreet’s depth and breadth of expertise in data, analytics and business intelligence insights, including supply chain management and acquisition information, ensures that in addition to providing unparalleled security, we will also have an efficient user/stakeholder experience, which is important to our community. Their background checks will be seamlessly integrated into the CMMC-AB application process. CMMC-AB is grateful to have the patriotic and full support of an organization as highly respected as Dun & Bradstreet,” said Mark Berman, Communications Committee Chair. The service is intended to start immediately for all stakeholder cohorts including C3PAO – Certified 3rd Party Assessment Organization, CP – Certified Professional (prerequisite to becoming a Certified Assessor), RPO’ – Registered Provider Organization, RP – Registered Practitioner and LPP – Licensed Publishing Partner.
 
“Dun & Bradstreet’s data is incredibly powerful, and we are honored to be putting our insights and analytics capabilities to use to protect our nation and our people, said Tim Solms, General Manager of Government Solutions at Dun & Bradstreet. “By tapping into Dun & Bradstreet’s business data, the U.S. Department of Defense can better understand the vendors it works with across all tiers of its supply chain in order to mitigate cybersecurity risk and prevent fraud – a key priority as we ensure the future of our national security.”


 
About Dun & Bradstreet

Dun & Bradstreet, a leading global provider of business decisioning data and analytics, enables companies around the world to improve their business performance. Dun & Bradstreet’s Data Cloud fuels solutions and delivers insights that empower customers to accelerate revenue, lower cost, mitigate risk, and transform their businesses. Since 1841, companies of every size have relied on Dun & Bradstreet to help them manage risk and reveal opportunity.
 
About CMMC Accreditation Body

The CMMC Accreditation Body (CMMC-AB) incorporated in January 2020 as a non-stock corporation in the State of Maryland, with an application pending for a tax-exemption determination by the Internal Revenue Service under Section 501(c)(3). The CMMC-AB is an independent accreditation entity responsible to establish, manage, control, and administer CMMC assessment, certification, training, and accreditation processes for the Defense Supply Chain in accordance with an MOU signed with the Department of Defense.
 
For more information, contact CMMC-AB Communications Committee Chair, Mark Berman, at mberman@cmmcab.org, 410.560.5602.
 
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CMMC-AB adds Dun & Bradstreet background checks to its accreditation platform

The Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification Accreditation Body (CMMC-AB) which serves as the authorized training, credentialing and accreditation ecosystem announced today that it has signed an MOU with Dun & Bradstreet to provide financial and ownership background checks for the organizations applying for accreditation by the CMMC-AB. “Dun & Bradstreet’s services provide a vital link in providing a trustworthy ecosystem to assess the participants in the defense supply chain, ensuring our nation’s preparedness.  We are pleased to have their support.” Ty Schieber, CMMC-AB Board Chair.
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