General Atomics Aeronautical Cybersecurity

GA Cybersecurity

General Atomics is committed to protecting and securing critical industry information and responding vigilantly to the growing threat posed to our customers. It is our aim to keep information in the right hands. As required by our Supplier Code of Conduct, Suppliers will respond vigilantly to the growing threat of cyber warfare and will proactively secure virtual and physical hardware while reporting and mitigating any compromise of systems or information.


In the News: Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC)

The Department of Defense (DoD), Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition and Sustainment (OUSD(A&S)) has placed increased emphasis on compliance with cybersecurity standards that proactively enhance the protection of Controlled Unclassified Information (CUI) within the supply chain. According to the (OUSD(A&S)) the CMMC “combine[s] various cybersecurity standards and best practices and map[s] these controls and processes across several maturity levels,” with an added verification by DoD certified 3rd party organizations. Look for more information as DoD moves toward implementation.

DoD OUSD(A&S) CMMC Website 

CMMC Accreditation Board: Information for Organizations seeking Certification

Defense Industrial Base Sector Coordinating Council CMMC Resource Library


Cybersecurity Resources


Cybersecurity Resources for Small Businesses


Protection of Controlled Unclassified Information


Incident Reporting

If your business has been the victim of, or suffered a cybersecurity incident, contact the Department of Defense at within 72 hours of a discovered incident. Follow all instructions provided by the Contracting Officer; and isolate and freeze affected systems and data. Do not delete any information related to, or suspected to be related to the incident. If GA or GA customer information is the subject, please provide the incident report number, automatically assigned by DoD, to your GA Buyer as soon as practicable.