Bidding on aerospace contracts? You need to know these new cybersecurity rules.

The federal government’s new cybersecurity standard has already touched down in the aerospace industry. 

The Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC), announced by the Department of Defense (DoD) in January, is a set of cybersecurity rules all defense contractors will have to meet by 2026. CMMC’s inclusion in a recent aerospace contract shows it’s already a factor for contractors in the space industry, a major segment of Central Florida’s economy. Read more here.