On Dec. 26, 2023, DoD published a proposed rule implementing the CMMC Program (the Proposed Rule). The regulations come more than three years after the release of the initial CMMC regulations (November 2020) and two years after the Biden administration announced the revised “CMMC 2.0” program (January 2021). The Proposed Rule largely reflects the CMMC
In July 2023 the Biden administration announced the National Cybersecurity Strategy Implementation Plan, detailing how the government will advance the cyber strategy. The plan describes 65 initiatives to achieve the objectives laid out in the strategy, and several of them will impact federal contractors.