The CDM Playbook: A guide to leveraging CDM for a stronger cyber posture

Since the Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation (CDM) program was launched in 2012, the federal IT enterprise has changed dramatically. We have seen the proliferation of cloud, mobility and related technologies that, practically speaking, have erased the network perimeter and created a much larger threat surface to defend. At the same time, the threat landscape has evolved as well, with the emergence of threats that are more targeted, difficult to detect and capable of doing greater damage.