CMMC Practice Requirement:
Provide protection from malicious code at appropriate locations within organizational information systems.
CMMC Requirement Explanation:
To help protect your workstations and servers from malware you need to use anti-malware software. Anti-malware software scans your systems for malicious files. It also helps prevents malware from taking control of your systems.
Example CMMC Implementation:
Install anti-malware software onto your workstations and servers. If you have network devices such as a firewall that can detect malware then configure them to do so.
- Scenario 1:
Alice, a system administrator has installed anti-virus software onto her company's computers and servers to protect them from viruses, spyware, and other malicious code.
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