Entries by Dilip Singh

How you can comply with the 100+ security requirements in NIST 800-171

There are more than 100 information security requirements in NIST 800-171. For small-to-mid-sized manufacturers that want to continue to work with the Department of Defense, there is no way around this – you have to comply. National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Special Publication (SP) 800-171 is intended for defense contractors and subcontractors and […]

Incoming: Proposed Changes to GLBA Cybersecurity Requirements

On March 5, 2019 The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) published a request for comment on a proposed amendment that adds cybersecurity requirements to the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act (GLBA). The FTC is proposing to add more detailed requirements to the Safeguards Rule, which governs the information security programs financial institutions must implement to protect customer data. You […]

Mitigating Cybersecurity Risks & Compliance with NIST SP 800-37 Revision 2

NIST SP 800-37 is a key document of the Risk Management Framework (RMF), which is required for Department of Defense information and information technology systems. The publication provides guidance for applying the RMF to information systems and organizations, both federal and non-federal. Does NIST SP 800-37 Apply to Your Business? If you do business with […]