Recently Released Cybersecurity Verification Mandate Creates Uncertainty for Department of Defense Suppliers

    View Author March 2020

    Protection of the Defense Industrial Base (DIB) from the growing panoply of cybersecurity threats has been a consistent point of emphasis for senior Department of Defense (DOD) officials in the Trump Administration. The DOD took a significant step toward addressing that concern on January 31, 2020, with the release of Version 1.0 of the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC). Our publication provides the highlights of CMMC, analysis and key takeaways. Please contact us to help answer any questions, allay uncertainty and provide additional guidance.