Disclaimer: NIST 800-171 Revision 3 is in DRAFT form, and public comments will be gathered before the publication is made final. 1. Resource Allocation = Time & Money Even though the total count of security requirements in the recently released draft of NIST 800-171 Rev. 3 remained steady with Rev. 2, the requirements were expanded […]
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