Katie Arrington

Katie Arrington placed on leave amid probe into suspected disclosure of classified information

by and • 3 months ago

Her security clearance for access to classified information has been suspended while the investigation takes place.

Pentagon installs Garstka as acting CISO for acquisition and sustainment

by • 3 months ago

John Garstka is a DOD veteran and former chief technology officer for the Joint Chiefs of Staff.

New bottleneck emerges in DOD’s contractor cybersecurity program, concerning assessors

by • 5 months ago

The new bottleneck in the DOD's CMMC cyber requirements for contractors program's roll out has assessment companies frustrated.

Final CMMC rule expected to be finished in about a month

by • 5 months ago

The CMMC DFARS rule could be final soon as the government works through feedback from industry and trade groups on the program.

DOD nudges innovative startups toward ‘trusted capital’ with new digital marketplace

by • 8 months ago

In what was likely her last press conferences at DOD, Ellen Lord announced the creation of the Trusted Capitol Digital Marketplace.

2020 in review: A nonstop year of CMMC growth

by • 9 months ago

During a time when many other large programs were slowed to a halt because of the pandemic, CMMC went from "zero to sixty."