MP-8(4): Classified Information

Control Family:

Media Protection

CSF v1.1 References:

Threats Addressed:


(Not part of any baseline)

Next Version:

Control Statement

The organization downgrades information system media containing classified information prior to release to individuals without required access authorizations in accordance with NSA standards and policies.

Supplemental Guidance

Downgrading of classified information uses approved sanitization tools, techniques, and procedures to transfer information confirmed to be unclassified from classified information systems to unclassified media.