The Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification: The Future of Cybersecurity?

There are currently over 350,000 different organizations handling sensitive information for the Department of Defense as part of our nation’s supply chain.  With the increase in cybersecurity attacks, both foreign and domestic, the need for a standard set of cybersecurity practices is an absolute must.  Enter the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC), a combined DoD and government initiative to introduce a set of security practices that organizations must demonstrate in order to continue to participate in the DoD supply chain.  In this presentation, we will break down CMMC to understand its history, its implementation, how it will impact cybersecurity moving forward, and what a CMMC certification might mean for your career.

Location: Allegheny B Date: October 14, 2021 Time: 10:20 am - 11:10 am Jon O’Keefe, M. Ed.