2022 Year End CMMC Program Status Update

2022 saw a lot of changes to the CMMC program, and even to the government’s approach to supply chain cybersecurity. In this post, we summarize some of the key DoD-related changes in an effort to help contractors understand what they will likely encounter in 2023.

2022 CMMC Community Contributor Award Winners

Announcing the 2022 CMMC Community Contributor Awardees! These individuals made exceptional contributions to the efforts to protect the US government’s supply chain, and the broader cybersecurity community. We appreciate their efforts and are pleased to recognize the positive contributions they have made!

Analysis of CMMC 2.0

Former CMMC-AB board of directors James Goepel, Mark Berman, and Ben Tchoubineh authored a letter to the President which analyzes why CMMC 2.0 is inconsistent with the President’s recent Executive Order and is harmful to our national security.

July CMMC-AB Town Hall Registration Open

The CMMC-AB’s July town hall will be held July 27 from 6-7 PM Eastern. Click here to register. As always, the event registration is on a first come, first served basis. The town hall has a capacity of 3000 attendees. The event will be recorded and posted on the CMMC-AB website after the event (see (more…)

Gap Assessment Tool Updated

Our free Maturity Level 1 Gap Assessment tool has been overhauled, and now includes the requirements for Maturity Levels 1-3 as per the CMMC Level 3 Assessment Guide. You can download a copy of our tool from our tools page.

Assessment Scoping: the CMMC-AB Standards Podcast Episode 4

Episode 4 of the CMMC-AB Standards Podcast includes a discussion on assessment scoping. We’re still waiting for DoD’s scoping guidance, but the CMMC-AB’s perspective should be helpful to many OSCs.