Three. Three. Yes, three descoping methods to take components out of your NIST SP 800-171 Scope of Applicability.

“But Matt, there are only two isolation techniques listed in NIST SP 800-171 para 1.1”

Muh-huh. There are three descoping methods. Really. And the first is more commonly used and people just don’t realize they are using it. Then, in the As the CMMC Churns episode, we will dive into the isolation techniques identified in NIST SP 800-171.

This a critical step to determine if your organization can use an enclave approach or need to bring your entire enterprise into scope.

Upcoming As The CMMC Churns Episodes:
15 Dec CMMC Myth: Implementing CMMC
22 Dec T’was the Night before the Final Rule
12 Jan OT & IIOT Security for CMMC
19 Jan Documenting your Scope

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