Holland & Knight Government Contracts attorneys Eric Crusius and Christian Nagel hosted a webinar discussion titled "Cybersecurity and CUI in Government Contracts: What's New and What's Next?" Federal contractors and subcontractors face information protection and handling requirements that seem to change daily. This program provided a brief overview of the basic rules, followed by an extensive look at recent developments and changes to expect in the near future. The discussion also included a closer look at Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC), handling Controlled Unclassified Information (CUI) and other key requirements.
- CMMC implementation: When will it happen and what will it mean to contractors?
- CUI rules: Variation across federal agencies and practical strategies for compliance
- NIST 800 guidance: How recent updates impact federal contractors
- DFARS Clause 7012: Looking beyond information system security requirements