Top Cybersecurity Considerations for Government Contractors in 2021


Although it was already apparent, recent events have made it even clearer that cybersecurity is an essential concern for government contractors. The coming year is poised to include many cybersecurity-related changes and developments. Morrison & Foerster highlights a few:

  • Continued Rollout of Department of Defense’s CMMC Program
  • Post-SolarWinds Fallout
  • Legislative Changes Impacting Cybersecurity for Government Contractors
  • Possible (and Welcome) Changes to the Program for Marking and Securing CUI
  • Potential Sanctions for Ransomware Payments