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DOD cyber certification accreditation board chairman says funding, MOU in the works

February 12, 2020 |
Rick Weber

The Defense Department's cybersecurity certification program hinges to large extent on the establishment of an accreditation body that will certify an army of third-party assessors, with the group's recently installed board chairman saying funding and language for a binding agreement with the Pentagon on roles and responsibilities are still in the works.

Drafting a final Memorandum of Understanding and identifying a source of funding for the accreditation body will be crucial initial steps for implementing DOD's Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification...

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