U.S. Cyber Command’s announcement that all 133 of their Cyber Mission Force teams achieved initial operating capability (IOC) is an important milestone that reflects the “teams overall progress toward achieving full operational capability. Read News release from U.S. Cyber Command.

GM of Cyber Operations and Tactics, J Kinder stated, “These milestones are important and show the maturing nature of US Cyber Command. While this is merely one more in a series of stepping stones, it speaks to a process put in place three years ago that has yielded a new and capable fighting force. CyberCom in not done yet, but well on their way. Our adversaries should pay attention.” Click to read Cyberscoop’s full piece on the Command’s milestone.