Happy New Year! There were several notable developments related to cybersecurity towards the end of 2023, as well as a few this week. Late last year, the Defense Department published guidance documents on the highly anticipated CMMC program, laying out the changes to the model and the process for assessing, scoping, and submitting CMMC requirements. Separately, CISA released a request for input on how to integrate secure by design principles to mitigate software vulnerabilities.
Furthermore, the Department of Energy announced this week that they would be awarding $70 million in grants to bolster energy infrastructure from threats, especially cyber risks. Additionally, CISA launched new training programs for cyber education and NIST published a report on cyberattacks threatening AI systems.
Read all about it in the latest Cyber Report!