NIST 800-171 is Being Replaced by CMMC: Here’s Everything a DoD Contractor Should Know
system monitoring and data security, including but not limited to:
Audit and Accountability
Identification and Authentication
System and Information Integrity A new standard that’s due to be released in January of 2020 is going supersede the NIST 800-171 requirement. That new standard is the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC), and it’s designed to offer a more practical approach to complying with DoD cybersecurity compliance. We’re going to give you an overview of the new CMMC standard, how it differs from its predecessor, and what you need to know to be ready for it so the new requirement won’t disrupt any of your government business.