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Accession Number PB2013-103614
Title National Strategy for Information Sharing and Safeguarding.
Publication Date Dec 2012
Media Count 24p
Personal Author N/A
Abstract Since the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, we have seen great improvement in information sharing. Today, our analysts, investigators, and public safety professionals are sharing more information and cooperating more effectively than ever before. Unfortunately, we also have had instances when critical information was not shared quickly or widely enough, or when unauthorized disclosures of classified and sensitive information damaged our national security. This National Strategy for Information Sharing and Safeguarding (Strategy) aims to strike the proper balance between sharing information with those who need it to keep our country safe and safeguarding it from those who would do us harm. While these two prioritiessharing and safeguardingare often seen as mutually exclusive, in reality they are mutually reinforcing. This Strategy, therefore, emphasizes how strengthening the protection of classified and sensitive information can help to build confidence and trust so that such information can be shared with authorized users.
Keywords Criminal justice
Data storage
Information exchange
Information sharing
Intelligence
Law enforcement
National security
Policies
Safeguards
Strategies


 
Source Agency The White House Office
NTIS Subject Category 74G - Military Operations, Strategy, & Tactics
70F - Public Administration & Government
74F - Military Intelligence
91I - Emergency Services & Planning
88B - Information Systems
Corporate Author Executive Office of the President, Washington, DC. The White House Office.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1309
Contract Number N/A

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