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Understanding NIST 800-171 & Things You Should Know For Compliance.
Understanding NIST 800-171 & Things You Should Know For Compliance.
Understanding NIST 800-171 & Things You Should Know For Compliance.
Understanding NIST 800-171 & Things You Should Know For Compliance.

Understanding NIST 800-171 & Things You Should Know For Compliance.

The NIST 800-171 publication defines the government requirements for the protection of controlled unclassified information, or CUI in non-federal systems and organizations.
What it means is that the government now requires companies that would like to conduct business with the US government, also known as government contractors, meet a set of security controls on their corporate network to ensure they protect sensitive government information.