positive vetting


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positive vetting

the checking of a person's background, political affiliation, etc., to assess his suitability for a position that may involve national security
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He was subject to positive vetting three times and is likely to have been vetted without his knowledge on other occasions.
According to one EU official who attended the meeting, the executives tried to extract an informal approval or indication that the new deal would receive a positive vetting from the caretaker Competition Commissioner and his team.
Pretty good security for most enterprise and a large reduction in cost for tight security by positive vetting of 99%+ of Web Services/XML message traffic is available.
It is, in my view, high time we introduced positive vetting.
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