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NIST 800-171 Rev2 & NIST 800-171B

Posted by ComplianceForge on Jun 19th 2019

The draft of NIST 800-171 rev2 was released today. Most importantly, there are no changes to the controls (e.g., basic and derived security requirements in chapter 3) from NIST 800-171 rev 1. Howev … read more

DCMA To Begin Official NIST 800-171 Audits

Posted by ComplianceForge on Feb 4th 2019

On January 21, 2019, Ellen Lord, the Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition and Sustainment (A&S), published a memorandum that directed the Defense Contract Management Agency (DCMA) to include … read more

Searching For A Magic Pill?

Posted by ComplianceForge on Sep 22nd 2017

A little commentary on cybersecurity compliance from a cybersecurity professional During a recent commercial break on the news, there were several advertisements for new pharmaceuticals that addr … read more