Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC)
CMMC is a new cybersecurity compliance requirement with third party verification coming soon to U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) contracts. The entire Defense Industrial Base (DIB) is expected to be certified by Oct 1,2025. This includes all federally funded research centers and contractors at all tiers, even those which are international.
This article first appeared in PECB Insights 30:18-23. February 2021