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January 19, 2022

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NDAA ‘a mixed bag’ for cyber elements as House and Senate move forward on compromise shorn of amendments

By Charlie Mitchell / December 8, 2021

The annual defense policy bill is on a path to congressional passage after teetering on the edge of legislative disaster, but the compromise measure lacks the high-profile cybersecurity policy initiatives that have been a hallmark of the legislation over the past few years.

Mark Montgomery, senior advisor to the Cyberspace Solarium Commission and a senior director at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies, said the fiscal 2022 National Defense Authorization Act “is a mixed bag for us.”

“Lots of our...


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