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May 19, 2024

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NIST proposes introduction of tailoring parameters to help agencies set up CUI requirements

By Sara Friedman / May 16, 2023

NIST’s proposed update to its foundational guidance for handling controlled unclassified information introduces the concept of “organization-defined parameters,” or ODP, to help agencies tailor certain requirements to meet their needs.

The National Institute of Standards and Technology issued the first draft of Special Publication 800-171 Rev. 3 last week. The agency is proposing changes to align it more closely with the latest update to SP 800-53, a massive catalog of security and privacy controls that is the starting point...

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