• Requirement

    Employ cryptographic mechanisms to protect the confidentiality of remote access sessions.

  • Discussion

    Cryptographic standards include FIPS-validated cryptography and NSA-approved cryptography. See [NIST CRYPTO]; [NIST CAVP]; [NIST CMVP]; National Security Agency Cryptographic Standards.

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  • Family

    Access Control
  • DoD Scoring Methodology Points

  • Related CMMC ID

  • Related NIST 800-53 ID

  • Reference Documents

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NIST 800-171A Assessment Guidance

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