“What is NIST 800-171 Compliance” is a Question Federal Contractors are Asking and FLANK Has Answers

Share Article

So, what is NIST 800-171? It’s a compliance mandate requiring federal contractors to adhere to the stated controls found within the actual NIST SP 800-171 publication as put forth by the National Institute of Standards and Technology.

For years, many federal agencies, including even the DoD, displayed a weak attitude in terms of cybersecurity enforcement, this has all changed, and in a big way

What is NIST 800-171 compliance and why should federal contractors care? If you’re a business providing essential services and solutions to the Department of Defense (DoD), then becoming compliant with NIST 800-171 is now a strict mandate. For years, many federal agencies, including even the DoD, displayed a weak attitude in terms of cybersecurity enforcement, but with today’s growing IT threats, this has all changed, and in a big way

So, what is NIST 800-171? It’s a compliance mandate requiring federal contractors to adhere to the stated controls found within the actual NIST SP 800-171 publication as put forth by the National Institute of Standards and Technology.

How can FLANK help federal contractors with NIST 800-171 compliance? By offering the following three services and solutions:

  •     First, FLANK provides set fees for all aspects of DFARS NIST 800-171 compliance.
  •     Second, FLANK offers a DFARS NIST 800-171 Compliance All-in-One Toolkit for instant download. That’s a massive savings in policy development federal contractors can’t ignore.
  •     Third, FLANK offers ongoing regulatory compliance services for ensuring federal contractors stay compliant – all at a fraction of the cost of full-time compliance employees and other compliance firms.

Contact us at info(at)flank(dot)org to learn more.

About Us

We’re global experts when it comes to security, governance, and compliance solutions, there’s no debating that, and we can help you implement efficient and scalable solutions for your growing business. Security can be difficult, compliance can be challenging, and governance can be costly – we more than understand these issues – and it’s why you should be talking to Flank, the organization that helps you in “protecting your perimeter”.

We’re Flank. “to defend or guard at the flank.”

Share article on social media or email:

View article via:

Pdf Print

Contact Author

Grant Trotter
FLANK
2142988532
Email >
Visit website