From National Defense Magazine - Algorithmic Warfare: Industry Hopes CMMC Review Leads to Tweaks

Original article by Yasmin Tadjdeh and it can be found here: https://www.nationaldefensemagazine.org/articles/2021/5/28/industry-hopes-cmmc-review-leads-to-tweaks


Article highlights:


  • With a new administration installed at the Pentagon, the department recently announced that it had initiated an “internal assessment” of the CMMC program.

  • Katie Arrington, chief information security officer in the office of the undersecretary of defense for acquisition and sustainment, recently likened the assessment to a standard acquisition category, or ACAT, 1 review of major defense acquisition programs.

  • With new leadership in place in the White House, it is a good time for the Pentagon to take a close look at the CMMC program, said Andrew Hunter, director of the Center for Strategic and International Studies’ Defense-Industrial Initiatives Group.