sensitive compartmented information facility


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sensitive compartmented information facility

An accredited area, room, group of rooms, or installation where sensitive compartmented information (SCI) may be stored, used, discussed, and/or electronically processed. Sensitive compartmented information facility (SCIF) procedural and physical measures prevent the free access of persons unless they have been formally indoctrinated for the particular SCI authorized for use or storage within the SCIF. Also called SCIF. See also sensitive compartmented information.
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The million-dollar Sensitive Compartmented Information Facility at the NCUA, required by Treasury no less, was part of that effort.
Such mitigation actions could include allowing only government-owned and inventoried mobile devices into the Sensitive Compartmented Information Facility (SCIF).
Up at Camp Red Cloud, Uijeongbu, headquarters of the 2nd Infantry Division, in May 2006 PM DCATS completed the fourth of five modernization phases within the G2's Sensitive Compartmented Information Facility, comprising the G2 Analysis and Control Element in the ACE Operations room, the ACE Imagery Intelligence room, the Multidiscipline Counterintelligence room, and the Collection Management and Dissemination room.
Horizon has even undertaken projects to add sensitive compartmented information facility (SCIF, DCID 6/9) components to client space within an existing Horizon data center.
Chairman of the Senate Armed Services Subcommittee on Cybersecurity, issued the following statement following today's grand opening of the Beacom Institute of Technology at Dakota State University (DSU) and the announcement that a Sensitive Compartmented Information Facility (SCIF) will be built on the campus, bringing additional cybersecurity opportunities to South Dakota:
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