7 Key Steps to Help You Achieve NIST 800-171 Compliance

NCMS and Rob Cote, CEO of Security Vitals, offered for a free educational webinar discussing the implications of and steps toward compliance with the NIST cybersecurity guidelines.

The presentation covers a 7-step process on how to achieve NIST 800-171 Compliance by the fDec. 31, 2017, deadline.  Because NIST 800-171 demands specialized resources to implement, manage, and maintain, addressing NIST requirements can put a real strain on manufacturing organizations.  With the added risk of lost contracts for non-compliance, organizations need an effective action plan and timely solution.


Takeaways from the 7 Key Steps to Help You Achieve NIST 800-171 Compliance presentation include:

  • Specialized approach to protecting in-scope data
  • Comprehensive framework for leveraging in-house resources to drive compliance
  • Detailed breakdown of the process and technical components necessary to meet requirements
  • Cost-planning guidance for essential resources

Manufacturers with, or seeking,  contracts with the Department of Defense (DoD) must be compliant with NIST 800-171 defined cybersecurity requirements no later than Dec. 31, 2017.


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