Federal News Network: Pentagon official says CMMC changes will be finalized ‘very soon’

“The Pentagon will finalize and announce changes to its Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification program ‘very soon,’ as it looks to strike a balance between increasing the security of the defense industrial base and addressing cost concerns about the cybersecurity auditing program, according to a Defense Department acquisition official.

Christine Michienzi, chief technology officer for the deputy assistant secretary of defense for industrial policy, said DoD is continuing to revise the CMMC program based on feedback from industry and ‘internal government activities.’…”

“Asked whether companies should change what they’re doing as they await the results of the review, Michienzi said they shouldn’t make ‘any major changes’ with guidance coming out shortly.

‘We will be finalizing any changes to CMMC very soon, and we will be transmitting that to you,’ she said. ‘But I would just continue on the way you are until that time comes, because there is going to be still the need to have cybersecurity practices in place, to have them verified and validated some in some way.’…” Read the full article here.

Source: Pentagon official says CMMC changes will be finalized ‘very soon’ – By Justin Doubleday, September 14, 2021. Federal News Network.

0
Tags:

Tagged: ,

This topic contains 0 replies, has 1 voice, and was last updated by  Jackie Gilbert 5 days, 20 hours ago.

  • Author
    Posts
  • #137491

    Replies viewable by members only

    0

You must be logged in to reply to this topic.

CONTACT US

Questions?. Send us an email and we'll get back to you, asap.

Sending

©2021 MileMarker10, LLC all rights reserved | Community and Member Guidelines | Privacy Policy | About G2Xchange FedCiv

Opportunities. Starting Points.

About our Data

The Vault is a listing of expiring contracts, task orders, etc. within a certain set of parameters, to include:

  • Have an initial total estimated contract value of $10 million or above
  • Federal Civilian Only – DHS, Transportation, Justice, Labor, Interior, Commerce, Energy, State, and Treasury Actions
  • NAICS codes include: 511210, 518210, 519130, 519190, 541511,
    541512, 
    541513, 541519, 541611, 541618,
    541690, 541720, 541990
  • Were modified within the last 12 calendar months
  • The data represented is based on information provided by the government

Who has access? Please note that ALL G2Xchange FedCiv Members will receive access to all basic and much of the advanced data. G2Xchange FedCiv Corporate Members will receive access to ALL Vault content (basic and advanced).

Feedback/Suggestions? Contact us at Vault@G2Xchange.com and let us know what you think. 

G2Xchange FedCiv

Log in with your credentials for G2Xchange FedCiv

Forgot your details?