Protection of classified information

From Encyklopedia Administracji Publicznej

PROTECTION OF CLASSIFIED INFORMATION – rules for protection of information, unauthorized disclosure of which would cause or could cause damage to the Republic of Poland or would be disadvantageous to its interests, also during their preparation and regardless of the form and manner of their expression. The system of p.c.i. is defined by the rules for: classifying c.i.; organising c.i.; processing of c.i.; verification proceedings conducted in order to determine whether the person covered by it gives a guarantee of secrecy; proceedings conducted in order to determine whether the entrepreneur covered by it ensures the conditions for p.c.i.; organisation of the control of the state of security of c.i.; p.c.i. in ICT systems; applying physical security measures to c.i. [ P. Potejko ].

Literature: M. Anzel, Poradnik specjalisty ochrony informacji niejawnych [A guide of a specialist in protection of classified information], Poznań 2015 ■ P. Potejko, Klauzule ochrony informacji w wybranych państwach [Information protection clauses in selected countries], [in:] Jawność i jej ograniczenia [Transparency and its limitations], vol. VI, Struktura tajemnic [The structure of secrets], ed. A. Gryszczyńska, Warszawa 2016 ■ I. Stankowska, Ustawa o ochronie informacji niejawnych. Komentarz [The Act on the Protection of Classified Information. A commentary], Warszawa 2014.