CMMC Practice AC3020; Requirements and Documentation | ChatFortress


Posted on June 19, 2021 by Benjamin Bressington


CMMC Practice AC3020; Requirements and Documentation | ChatFortress
Back to Full CMMC & NIST800-171 Requirements List

CMMC Practice Requirement:

Access Control - AC.3.020

Control connection of mobile devices.

Access Control - AC.3.020 Clarification Statement

Organizations should establish guidelines and acceptable practices for the proper configuration and use of mobile devices. First the device must be identified. The availability of a unique identifier is going to depend on the device vendor, and the openness of the vendor’s API, whether or not the device is under EMM/MDM control and, if so, the approach used by the developer of the EMM/MDM. There are many different types of identifiers (e.g., UDID, UUID, Android ID, IMEI, MAC Address, serial number, MDM generated ID) that can be used to identify the device, and an organization must choose an approach that applies under their specific circumstances. Once the device is identified and authenticated, it is checked to ensure it complies with appropriate configuration settings and software versions for the operating system and applications. At the same time the device is checked to ensure anti-virus software is running with current definitions. Finally, hardware configurations are checked to ensure any disallowed features are turned off.

Need more help understanding this CMMC & NIST800-171 requirement?

ChatFortress has made available a series of tools to help you implement CMMC & NIST800-171 into your company. Here are some of the resources you might want to review.

How to Implement a CMMC Audit/Assessment using CMMC Software Tool?

How can ChatFortress help you implement CMMC?

 

Are you worried that your company is vulnerable to ransomware?

The Business Cybersecurity System protects you against real-world threats while building your cybersecurity culture. Using the latest in breach and attack simulation our team can show you which ransomware and malware attacks would cripple your company regardless of the cybersecurity protections you already have in place!

Implement CMMC Faster and Easier?

Learn More

Who is ChatFortress

ChatFortress is a leading cybersecurity company that helps small and medium-size companies protect themselves from hacking attempts. Using Cybersecurity AI, Gamified cybersecurity awareness programs and providing virtual security analysts. Our goal is to help you create a cybersecurity aware culture.


Search
Cybersecurity Resources

Talk to Us

Reduce your cybersecurity risk and exposure. Schedule time with your ChatFortress Specialist now
or Call 307-999-7755

commoncybersecuritymistakes
Cybersecurity Education Links

Common Cybersecurity Mistakes and how you can protect yourself and your business from liability and financial loss! Instant Webinar Access!

Schedule Your Free Cybersecurity Risk Assessment Click Here to Schedule Call

Discover current hacker trends to steal your data and how you can protect yourself in 7 day FREE Email Cybersecurity crash course

Here are the 8 common types of email phishing attacks that hackers use to steal your identity. Are you protected?

Protect your business from hackersCrash Coursesmall business cybersecurity protectionHackerssmall business cybersecurity protection8typesofemailphishingscamssmall business cybersecurity protectionCMMC Compliance Check ListCybersecurity For Business