CDM DEFEND’s New Approaches for Protecting Networks

Example Track 1

CDM, From Beginning to DEFEND

May 22, 2019

8:35 AM - 9:05 AM

Kevin Cox

Program Manager, Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation (CDM) Program, Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA)

U.S. Department of Homeland Security

The government developed CDM as “a dynamic approach to fortifying the cybersecurity of government networks and systems.” The program helps government agencies to continuously identify, prioritize and mitigate cybersecurity risks. In this session, learn about:

  • CDM Program Overview and Current Status
  • Status of New CDM Dashboard Ecosystem
  • New CDM DEFEND Contract for Shared Services Platform
  • FY19 Program Priorities
  • FY20 Program Priorities