Pentagon issues final rule to expand defense industrial base cyber program eligibility

By Sara Friedman / March 12, 2024 at 10:40 AM
The Defense Department has finalized a rulemaking to expand eligibility requirements for its defense industrial base information sharing program. “The DIB Cybersecurity Program is a voluntary program to enhance and supplement participants’ capabilities to safeguard DOD information that resides on, or transits, DIB unclassified information systems. The program encourages greater threat information sharing to complement mandatory aspects of DOD’s DIB cybersecurity activities which are contractually mandated through DFARS 252.204-7012, Safeguarding Covered Defense Information and Cyber Incident Reporting,” the final rule...

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