DoJ’s new Civil Cyber-Fraud Initiative to hold contractors accountable for cybersecurity

Attention federal contractors, the Justice Department has put you on notice. That newly formed Civil Cyber-Fraud Initiative means more aggressive pursuit of cybersecurity related fraud by government contractors and grant recipients. They’ll use the False Claims Act or the Qui Tam whistleblower incentive provision of the law.

Federal News Network’s Jason Miller joins me with what vendors need to know.