30 Oct '14, 2pm

DoD leaks of classified info are now to be called "serious security incidents"

Unauthorized disclosures of classified information, leaks to the news media, acts of espionage, and certain other information security offenses are now to be collectively designated as “serious security incidents,” according to a Department of Defense directive that was published this week. The new terminology was adopted in order to standardize procedures for preventing, identifying, investigating and reporting such violations when they occur. See “Management of Serious Security Incidents Involving Classified Information,” DoD Directive 5210.50 , October 27, 2014. The new directive replaces a previous directive from 2005, which had simply been titled “Unauthorized Disclosure of Classified Information to the Public.” Not every episode of mishandling classified information qualifies as a “serious security incident.” But that term applies whenever there is an unauthorized di...

Full article: http://fas.org/blogs/secrecy/2014/10/serious-security/

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