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security classification

[si′kyu̇r·əd·ē ‚klas·ə·fə′kā·shən]
(ordnance)
A category or grade assigned to defense information or materiel to indicate the degree of danger to national security that would result from its unauthorized disclosure and the standard of protection required to guard against unauthorized disclosure.
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Officials are banned from removing any classified information or documents from the parties concerned by this law.
Washington, Dhu-AlQa'dah 9, 1432, Oct 7, 2011, SPA -- The White House on Friday issued an executive order aimed at safeguarding classified information and protecting government computer networks against unauthorized disclosure such as last year's release of thousands of pages of secret documents by the website WikiLeaks.
Rosenstein "to lead criminal investigations into recent instances of possible unauthorized disclosures of classified information.
Nikolay Popov has been stripped from classified information clearance in 2009 at the time he was the Chief of the Sofia Regional Directorate for Fighting Organized Crime (RZBOP), known as the anti-mafia police, after an internal affairs investigation led to suspicions he was in touch with people from the underworld.
The Army cyber command has said that if an employee was to download any classified information on to their computer, it would result in "labor intensive" work, namely the destruction of the computer's hard drive and any employee doing so would face disciplinary action.
And Rusbridger several times asked Baker to agree that the Guardian had not engaged in "criminal conspiracy" by "soliciting" leaked classified information.
The officials said that the classified information they tracked is different from the public claims and tweets made by the Somalia-based terror group.
TEHRAN (FNA)- An employee of Israel's Negev Nuclear Research Center was fired from his post after connecting a USB flash drive to a work computer aACAo used for highly classified information aACAo some 14 times, a disciplinary tribunal ruled.
His Majesty King Hamad has ratified a law on protection of state classified information and documents.
The Samsung devices including Galaxy S4 and S5 were placed on a list of gadgets approved by the National Security Agency for managing classified information.
How does a compromise of classified information occur?
When investigators could not turn up enough evidence, Yee was charged with mishandling classified information, a less serious crime.

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