NIST 800-171 Assessment Platform

Align with NIST 800-171

Secure your government contracts with an automated NIST 800-171 assessment workflow on Isora GRC.

Solutions for NIST 800-171

  • NIST 800-171 Risk Assessment

    Conduct a NIST 800-171 assessment and identify critical risks.

  • Supplier Performance Risk System (SPRS) Score

    Access scores based on the DoD Assessment Methodology.

  • Plan of Action and Milestones (POA&M)

    Export risks into a POA&M and work towards risk mitigation.

  • Evidence Management

    Collect and securely store evidence tied to control implementation.

  • Automated Workflow

    Save time with automated surveys, notifications, and reporting.

About NIST 800-171

The  National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Special Publication (SP) 800-171 (NIST 800-171)  is an information security framework that provides guidelines for protecting the confidentiality of controlled unclassified information (CUI) when stored in nonfederal information systems.

Several federal agencies require NIST 800-171.

The U.S. Department of Defense (DoD)  requires all of its contractors to demonstrate compliance with NIST 800-171  as part of the Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS) and the  Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC).

More recently, Federal Student Aid (FSA), an office of the U.S. Department of Education (ED), gave notice of its intent to require NIST 800-171 as part of its proposed  Campus Cybersecurity Program.  The proposed program applies to all aspects of the administration of Title IV federal student aid programs and builds on the current requirements of the  Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act (GLBA).

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