FIPS 199 is the acronym for Federal Information Processing Standard Publication 199. FIPS 199 is the Standards for Security Categorization of Federal Information and Information Systems of the United States Federal Government standard. It establishes security categorization of the information systems used by the Federal Government, one component of risk
Topic: Protecting Controlled Unclassified Information (CUI)
Attention DoD contractors: NIST Special Publication 800-171 released in August 2015 and revised in December 2016 provides direction on implementing an information assurance framework for Non-federal information systems. This is important as there are a few new DoD designators for unclassified information that REQUIRE protection. The good news is that this framework reduces the burden on the contractor.
The revision has produced new requirements, added clarifications, and created many discussion points. This webinar will explain in detail the changes contained in SP 800-171 revision 1 and various FAR/DFAR hooks into the document, impacts is has on your organization, and how you can continue to implement its IA guidelines.
The CSIAC has compiled many resources on the topic of protecting Controlled Unclassified Information (CUI). Please browse the resources below.
Join the CSIAC and Subject Matter Experts in discussing how to protect CUI using the NIST framework presented in SP 800-171. Topics include what impact it has on your organization, and how you can begin to implement its guidelines.