NDAA roundup: Senate bill places deep focus on cyber, IT and AI
Headline measures include the authorization of an additional $286 million in DOD cyber spending.
Study calls for closer integration of cybersecurity and ERM functions at federal agencies
The research finds that increased collaboration can help agency leaders prioritize cyber risks.
NDAA amendment seeks clarity over cost of cybersecurity regime for small businesses
The CMMC-focused amendment was offered by chairman of the small business Oversight, Investigations, and Regulations Subcommittee, Rep. Dean Phillips.
House Homeland Security Committee approves additional $865M for CISA
The extra funding measures include $400 million to implement the recent cybersecurity executive order.
Ellen Lord: ‘Don’t let the perfect be the enemy of the good’ with CMMC
In an exclusive interview, Ellen Lord urges the DOD to move fast on CMMC and cautions against pausing the program.
Capgemini Government Solutions to acquire cybersecurity firm VariQ
VariQ provides software development, cybersecurity and cloud services to departments including the Navy and the SEC.
Companies show early interest in ATARC’s Zero Trust Lab
ATARC will house four to five zero-trust solutions in the new lab at any one time.
Air Force software platform expansion stalled by cybersecurity concerns
DOD officials say cybersecurity concerns with the Air Force’s Platform One development environment are inhibiting code sharing with other DOD services.
DIU adds new venture funding pool for defense tech startups
DIU adds the National Security Innovation Capital (NSIC) fund to its innovation toolkit.
Industry groups press DOD for more information on CMMC
CMMC remains top of mind for contractors, and they worry a lack of detailed guidance from the department will hurt budgets.