Personnel Security

Posted by Rick Palermo on Jul 12, 2018 7:40:23 AM

This is the ninth of a fourteen piece blog series intended to describe how Ascolta Greenfield environments achieve National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Special Publication (SP) 800-171 Revision 1, Protecting Controlled Unclassified Information in Non-federal Systems, compliance.  This entry covers the controls contained in the Personnel Security Policy and Procedures family.

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Topics: Compliance, Security, DFARS, NIST, Access Control

Greenfield tackles the Top 10, no, make that 11, hardest controls

Posted by Rick Palermo on Jul 9, 2018 12:37:42 PM

Exostar, a leading monitor of NIST compliance, recently randomly selected over 1,000 of their users that have completed the Exostar NIST 800-171 form to determine the pain points in achieving NIST compliance.  Their post can be found here.  

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Topics: DFARS, NIST, Security Controls

Media Protection

Posted by Rick Palermo on Jun 28, 2018 9:52:01 AM

This is the eighth of a fourteen piece blog series intended to describe how Ascolta Greenfield environments achieve National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Special Publication (SP) 800-171 Revision 1, Protecting Controlled Unclassified Information in Non-federal Systems, compliance.  This entry covers the controls contained in the Media Protection Policy and Procedures family.

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Topics: Compliance, Security, DFARS, NIST, Media Protection

Maintenance

Posted by Rick Palermo on Jun 25, 2018 10:14:59 AM

This is the seventh of a fourteen piece blog series intended to describe how Ascolta Greenfield environments achieve National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Special Publication (SP) 800-171 Revision 1, Protecting Controlled Unclassified Information in Non-federal Systems, compliance.  This entry covers the controls contained in the Maintenance Policy and Procedures family.

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Topics: Compliance, Security, DFARS, NIST, Maintenance

Incident Response

Posted by Rick Palermo on Jun 12, 2018 11:04:22 AM

This is the sixth of a fourteen piece blog series intended to describe how Ascolta Greenfield environments achieve National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Special Publication (SP) 800-171 Revision 1, Protecting Controlled Unclassified Information in Non-federal Systems, compliance.  This entry covers the controls contained in the Incident Response Policy and Procedures family.

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Topics: Compliance, Security, DFARS, NIST, Incident Response

Identification and Authentication

Posted by Rick Palermo on Jun 6, 2018 9:26:15 AM

This is the fifth of a fourteen piece blog series intended to describe how Ascolta Greenfield environments achieve National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Special Publication (SP) 800-171 Revision 1, Protecting Controlled Unclassified Information in Non-federal Systems, compliance.  This entry covers the controls contained in the Identification and Authentication Policy and Procedures family.

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Topics: Compliance, Security, DFARS, NIST, Identity, Authentication

Configuration and Management

Posted by Rick Palermo on Jun 1, 2018 11:34:14 AM

This is the fourth of a fourteen piece blog series intended to describe how Ascolta Greenfield environments achieve National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Special Publication (SP) 800-171 Revision 1, Protecting Controlled Unclassified Information in Non-federal Systems, compliance.  This entry covers the controls contained in the Configuration and Management Policy and Procedures family.

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Topics: Compliance, Security, DFARS, NIST, Access Control

Audit and Accountability

Posted by Rick Palermo on May 23, 2018 1:50:48 PM

This is the third of a fourteen piece blog series intended to describe how Ascolta Greenfield environments achieve National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Special Publication (SP) 800-171 Revision 1, Protecting Controlled Unclassified Information in Non-federal Systems, compliance.  This entry covers the controls contained in the Audit and Accountability Policy and Procedures family.

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Topics: Compliance, Security, DFARS, NIST, Accountability, Audit

Awareness and Training

Posted by Rick Palermo on May 18, 2018 11:35:13 AM

This is the second of a fourteen piece blog series intended to describe how Ascolta Greenfield environments achieve National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Special Publication (SP) 800-171 Revision 1, Protecting Controlled Unclassified Information in Non-federal Systems, compliance.  This entry covers the controls contained in the Awareness and Training Policy and Procedures family.

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Topics: Compliance, Security, DFARS, NIST, Awareness and Training

Access Control

Posted by Rick Palermo on May 17, 2018 9:13:23 AM

This is the first of a fourteen piece blog series intended to describe how Ascolta Greenfield environments achieve National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Special Publication (SP) 800-171 Revision 1, Protecting Controlled Unclassified Information in Non-federal Systems, compliance.  This entry covers the controls contained in the Access Control Policy and Procedures family.

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Topics: Compliance, Security, DFARS, NIST, Access Control