Protect Controlled Unclassified Information (CUI) and Monitor Compliance
Companies working with government agencies and maintaining CUI often have contract provisions requiring them to implement NIST SP 800-171 protections. With Drata’s platform, you have quick visibility into what controls you have, which ones you still need to put in place, and whether everything functions as intended.
Using Drata’s controls, you can get compliant faster, and our platform continuously monitors your security posture to ensure continued compliance. To prove that you take a security-first approach, you can give agency contacts our shareable security report or leverage Trust Center for continuous control reporting.
A Single-Source Of Compliance And Monitoring Documentation
NIST SP 800-171 costs your company time and money, especially when you use various tools for business operations and compliance monitoring. Integrating your controls into Drata reduces compliance costs by enabling you to consolidate all your compliance activities and documentation.
Using our shared controls framework and central readiness dashboard, you can build on your current compliance program, gain visibility into gaps, and implement new controls based on our platform’s library.
Create Custom Controls While Still Leveraging Automation
No two companies, IT stacks, and compliance needs are the same. With Drata, you can build your framework based on your scope of work, using either our pre-built, cross-mapped controls or by creating your own.
When you map these to our automated tests, you get the best of both, customization and automation. Further, with our Jira integrations, you can automate the delegation and tracking of compliance-related tasks.
What's Included With NIST SP 800-171
Everything you need for NIST SP 800-171, in one platform.
Drata displays the necessary requirements associated with NIST SP 800-171. Requirements can change with new laws. We always stay up-to-date on the latest information, so you don't have to worry about falling out of compliance.
Customization For Your Business Needs
NIST SP 800-171 can be customized to meet the specific needs of your business through features like custom controls and mapping automated tests to controls.
Make immediate progress toward your NIST SP 800-171 framework by implementing controls already enabled for your other frameworks.
One Central Dashboard
Our Framework Readiness Dashboard tracks the progress you're making toward your framework requirements and controls, so you always know where you stand.
Guidance From Trusted Advisors
Every customer receives access to former auditors, solution architects, and compliance advisors. You’ll have a trusted team to answer your questions.
One Complete Solution
Compliance made easy. Build, manage, maintain, and automate all your GRC needs in a single platform.
Frequently Asked Questions About NIST 800-171
What is NIST SP 800-171?
NIST SP 800-171, Rev. 2, is a set of recommended security requirements for protecting the confidentiality of Controlled Unclassified Information (CUI), in non-government systems and organizations.
What is the difference between NIST CSF and NIST SP 800-171?
NIST SP 800-171 is more specific than NIST CSF as it specifically pertains to government contractors. Companies that store or process sensitive information that is considered unclassified on behalf of the U.S. government must comply with NIST SP 800-171.
Can I create controls for each of the requirements?
Yes, with Drata's custom control feature, you can create controls for each framework based on your individual scope of work.
Please see this doc and look for Frameworks for better visibility into the structure of this page.
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