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June 8, 2023

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NIST sets June webinar to review proposed guidance changes for handling controlled unclassified information

By Sara Friedman / May 12, 2023

The National Institute of Standards and Technology will hold a webinar on June 6 to provide an overview of changes in the first draft of revision three for Special Publication 800-171, a foundational document that guides how agencies set cyber policy for contractors on protecting sensitive federal data.

The publication offers a set of requirements for controlled unclassified information with new details on how to tailor the security controls to meet an agency’s needs and the assessment process. It...

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