Canadian government urges DOD to establish reciprocity between CMMC and Canadian cyber certification program

By Sara Friedman / March 19, 2024 at 11:22 AM
The Canadian government is asking the Defense Department to facilitate establishing reciprocity between the Pentagon's Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification program and Canada's new cybersecurity framework, in response to a DOD proposed rule to implement the U.S. initiative. “The goal of establishing reciprocal recognition between the U.S. Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) and the Canadian Program for Cyber Security Certification (CP-CSC) is paramount. This recognition is vital for maintaining a seamless, secure and efficient defense industrial supply chain between our nations,”...

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