Dangers of not complying with DFARS/NIST 800-171
I am not a fear monger. I don’t try to use Fear, Uncertainty, and Doubt to influence people. Regardless, today, I am writing to raise up warning flags. If you sell products or are contracted to provide services to the Department of Defense (DoD) or if you have a grant from or cooperative agreement with DoD, then you must ensure you are protecting Confidential Unclassified Information (CUI) or more specifically, Covered Defense Information (CDI).