NIST SP 800-171 Discussion for CMMC

Why is there a page for NIST SP 800-171 on a CMMC website? The NIST standard, as described in a document named “NIST Special Publication 800-171” is a set of 110 security best practices that are CURRENTLY required for all DoD contractors that deal with Controlled Unclalssified Information. You can tell if your contract requires NIST SP 800-171 by looking for a contract clause that calls out “DFARS 252.204-7012”. If this is the case, you should also check out the Read More