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Q. What is the FBI-CJIS Security Policy?

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) created the FBI-Criminal Justice Information Services Division Security Policy (FBI-CJIS Security Policy) to provide authorized agencies with a security management structure for accessing, protecting and safeguarding Criminal Justice Information (CJI) information accessed or received from the FBI-CJIS system of services. While FBI-CJIS security policy compliance is not a certification or a cyber-rubber stamp of approval from the FBI, it does provide a security framework and foundation that enables government agencies to evaluate their own networks and procedures, as well as those of private contractors, service providers and cloud providers.

Mark Rivera

Mark Rivera

FBI-CJIS Security Policy Compliance Officer

Mark Rivera, Customer Retention Manager and CJIS Security Compliance Officer with Vigilant Solutions, served for sixteen years with the Maryland State Police, retiring at the rank of First Sergeant with thirteen of those years at the supervisory and command level. He holds a Master of Science Degree in Management from The Johns Hopkins University and Secret clearance through the FBI, Baltimore.


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