Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC)

DHS announces major customer experience hiring initiative


CIO Eric Hysen explains the new hiring spree and tells FedScoop that DHS is pivoting away from a CMMC-like rulemaking approach to vendor cybersecurity.

Voluntary CMMC self-assessments beginning; 6-month update on customer experience EO


Cyber AB CEO Matthew Travis; former USPTO Customer Experience Administrator Jill Leyden.

Cyber AB launches voluntary CMMC assessment program for defense contractors


The accreditation body also issued a draft document detailing the assessment process that third-party assessment organizations will need to follow once the final CMMC rule takes effect.

Priority recommendations to OPM; White House contracting goals; CMMC questions remain for DIB


GAO’s Michelle Sager; former Commissioner of the Federal Acquisition Service Alan Thomas; PSC President and CEO David Berteau.

Data as a strategic asset at NIWC Atlantic; Front door for VA acquisition; Cyber AB and industry collaboration


NIWC Atlantic’s Justin Hodges; former VA Principal Executive Director of the Office of Acquisition, Logistics, and Construction Greg Giddens; Holland & Knight LLP Partner Eric Crusius.

OMB guidance presents chance to standardize software bill of materials


Practical deadlines for vendors and a concrete process for using the information SBOMs contain at agencies are needed, security experts say.