Getting Started with the UCF Common Controls Hub Network Frontiers released a new method for allowing authenticated users to download content from the UCF Common Controls Hub (CCH) website. Users require a separate subscription to the Network Frontiers Unified Compliance Framework Common Controls Hub (UCF-CCH) to download UCF content. For customers whose GRC entitlement date is before December 1, 2016, you are entitled to a free UCF CCH account for the period of December 1, 2016 through November 30, 2018. For customers on Helsinki (Patch 7 and above), or Istanbul, and whose GRC entitlement date is December 1, 2016 or after, you must contact UCF-Common Control Hub to arrange for a subscription, if your organization plans on using Unified Controls Compliance as the provider of your controls library. For more information about establishing a UCF CCH account, see Unified Compliance Framework.Note: A subscription to UCF-CCH is not required for using the GRC Policy & Compliance application. Table 1. If your organization's GRC entitlement date is Tasks BEFORE December 1, 2016 Activate Compliance UCF. Create HI Request for GRC subscription validation free UCF-CCH account. Configure the UCF integration. Download a UCF shared list. AFTER December 1, 2016 Sign up for a UCF CCH account and customize your basic subscription to include API Access. Activate Compliance UCF. Create HI Request for UCF-CCH account integration information. Configure the UCF integration. Download a UCF shared list. Activate Compliance UCFThe GRC: UCF Import (com.snc.ucf_import_add_on) plugin was deprecated and replaced by the new GRC: Compliance UCF (com.sn_comp_ucf) plugin, as an add-on to the GRC: Policy and Compliance Management application. This plugin is required to import content from the UCF-CCH.Configure the UCF integrationUCF integration requires that GRC is configured and users are a Common Controls Hub administrator. The UCF integration is an OAuth based integration requiring a user's CCH Client ID and Client Secret.Download a UCF shared listIn UCF administrator downloads shared lists from the UCF Common Controls Hub.