The DoD has made clear that it will enforce defense contractors’ compliance with NIST SP 800-171 under existing DFARS regulations. The DoD also has also recently updated its guidance that CMMC is scheduled to become an Interim Rule in March 2023. This increased enforcement means that your organization needs to act now to protect its CUI and comply with the DoD mandates.
On August 17th Simple Helix joined with PreVeil for a webinar focused on helping defense contractors understand these updated requirements as well as how they can meet their compliance obligations. The webinar highlighted: