"Last week, the Insider Threat Subcommittee of the Intelligence and National Security Alliance (INSA) released a key report on Publicly Available Electronic Information (PAEI) and its role in preventing insider threats. PAEI refers to social media, public databases, or other information that is accessible to the general public. It’s a relevant topic as the government looks to extend electronic continuous evaluation across all security clearance holders as a part of efforts to reduce insider threats and speed up the security clearance process," writes Clearance Jobs' Caroline D'Agati.
"INSA argues that government agencies need to figure out how to make the most of PAEI, issuing uniform legal standards behind its use. These sources can provide valuable insight into the lives of cleared employees and help set off alarm bells that may not be otherwise visible. The report does an excellent job of summarizing both the value of PAEI and where the government is doing well – and falling short – with its use."Read more at Clearance Jobs