In July 2022, NIST issued a Pre-Draft Call
for Comments on the Controlled Unclassified Information (CUI) series
of publications. The Pre-Draft Call for Comments requested feedback from
interested parties to improve Special Publication (SP) 800-171, Protecting Controlled Unclassified
Information in Nonfederal Systems and Organizations, and its
supporting publications, SP 800-171A, SP 800-172, and SP
800-172A. Topics of interest included feedback about the use, effectiveness,
adequacy, and ongoing improvement of the CUI series.
A brief summary and
analysis of responses to the pre-draft call for comments is now
available. The summary includes observed trends in comments received,
the next steps for the planned update to the CUI Series, and opportunities to
Please submit any questions or comments to email@example.com.