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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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As a result, NATO introduced a Tempest certification and testing programme to address the vulnerability of classified information, ensuring energy from IT equipment, communication systems and military platforms is not accessible to eavesdroppers.
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Comey, under oath, testified that the single memo given to his friend to leak to the media did not contain classified information. The Hill didn't refute that.
This is simple in espionage and other cases where the compromise of classified information is the actual offense.
Following the shooting, classified information concerning the handling of the case by police was leaked to the media.
presidential election said he would temporarily step aside from the probe Thursday because he is under investigation for disclosing classified information. Devin Nunes, chairman of the House of Representatives Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence and an ally of President Donald Trump, characterized charges that he made unauthorized disclosures of classified information as "entirely false and politically motivated."
Republican candidate Donald Trump had been closing the gap after the FBI said it was investigating a fresh batch of emails that raised questions over her handling of classified information while serving as US secretary of state.
According to officials, while Maulana Ramzan said Subhash Jangir used to collect information from his sources in border areas, Subhash said it was Maulana who had contacts in border areas and he used those contacts to get classified information.
Previous government reviews of the 55,000 pages of emails Mrs Clinton returned to the State Department found that about 110 contained classified information.
The agency found evidence of "extremely careless" handling of emails by Clinton, and that at least 110 emails contained classified information at the time they were sent, said Comey, announcing the result of a yearlong investigation.
HILLARY Clinton was questioned yesterday by FBI officers probing alleged mishandling of classified information.
navy commander, was sentenced to 78 months in prison on Friday for accepting paid travel, sex service and concert tickets from a Malaysian defense contractor in exchange for classified information.

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