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Pentagon ‘endorses’ reciprocity for CMMC, FedRAMP requirements

DoD still needs to iron out the details for how it will streamline overlapping cybersecurity requirements.

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Defense Industrial Base faces short and long term challenges

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FILE - This March 27, 2008, file photo, shows the Pentagon in Washington. The U.S. Army, for the first time, is offering a maximum enlistment bonus of $50,000 to highly skilled recruits who sign up for six years. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak, File)

Defense industrial base competitiveness report irked some services contractors

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DoD group partnering with industrial base to look for cyber vulnerabilities

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Pentagon CMMC review aims to address small biz cost concerns, ‘restore trust’ in assessment processes

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DoD’s plan for contractor cybersecurity lacks a few things, money’s only one of them

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DoD top brass worried about supply chain amidst heavy spending, fewer prime contracts

The Department of Defense has been steadily spending more and more dollars with fewer and fewer prime contractors, which has top brass and some members…

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CMMC update: Pilots, 3PAOs and more of what vendors need to know

The Defense Department continues to test out the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) process with pathfinders and plans to pilot the approach…

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(AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)FILE - This March 27, 2008 file photo shows the Pentagon in Washington. In a first for the Pentagon's push to develop defenses against intercontinental-range ballistic missiles capable of striking the United States, a missile interceptor launched from a U.S. Navy ship at sea hit and destroyed a mock ICBM in flight on Tuesday, officials said. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak, File)

Pentagon reveals first contracts to serve as pathfinders for CMMC

The department is only naming seven upcoming procurements as candidates for the CMMC pilot program for the moment, but says more could be announced in the coming weeks.

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