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Kratos Offers Cybersecurity Compliance Advisory Services to Defense Firms

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Kratos Defense and Security Solutions now offers advisory services to help companies achieve compliance with the Department of Defense's new cybersecurity standard. The company said Wednesday it will assess gaps, remediate assets, provide documentation and deliver consulting services to help defense contractors meet DoD's Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification requirements.

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Executive Spotlight: Dan Wilbricht, VP of Americas Public Sector at Ivanti

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Dan Wilbricht, vice president of Ivanti's public sector business in the Americas, recently spoke with ExecutiveBiz regarding the internal advancements of automation, cloud and managed services. He also discussed external technology initiatives, including Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) and Certified Information Systems Auditor’s (CISA) Trusted Internet Connection (TIC) policy 3.0, and the potential future of the technology sector.

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Microsoft Unveils CMMC Acceleration Program

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Microsoft has launched an end-to-end program designed to help clients and partners serving as defense suppliers prepare for and facilitate their compliance with the Department of Defense’s Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification program. The Microsoft CMMC acceleration program seeks to help DoD suppliers “improve their cybersecurity maturity, develop the cyber critical thinking skills essential to CMMC, and benefit from the compliance capabilities native to Azure and Azure Government,” Lily Kim, general manager of Azure Global at Microsoft, wrote in a blog entry posted Tuesday.

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DoD Designates CMMC a “Reliable Cost” for Government Contractors; Upcoming POC Speaker, Katie Arrington Quoted

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Katie Arrington,  chief information security officer at the Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Acquisition and a 2020 Wash100 Award recipient, made an announcement on the accreditation body for the Department of Defense’s (DoD) new Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC). The Potomac Officers Club will host its CMMC Forum 2020 on April 2nd. Click here to register for the event.

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Katie Arrington: DoD Expects CMMC Auditor Training Pilot by Late April

Katie Arrington, a Department of Defense official and 2020 Wash100 awardee, said that DoD and an accreditation body aim to launch in late April a pathfinder training pilot program for third-party auditors who will assess companies as part of the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification program, Fifth Domain reported Sunday. Arrington will deliver the keynote speech at the Potomac Officers Club’s CMMC Forum 2020 on April 2. Click here to register for the event.

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