NIST Releases Assessment Procedures for Enhanced Security Requirements, NIST Special Publication 800-172A

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March 30, 2022 | Originally published by NIST on March 15, 2022

NIST has released Special Publication (SP) 800-172A, “Assessing Enhanced Security Requirements for Controlled Unclassified Information,” to support the protection of controlled unclassified information associated with a critical program or high-value asset in nonfederal systems and organizations. SP 800-172A provides federal agencies and nonfederal organizations with procedures that can be used to assess the enhanced security requirements in SP 800-172.

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