gis-l: RFC on FGDC Proposed Geospatial Data Security Guidelines

Clay, Linc Linc.Clay@dep.state.fl.us
Tue, 11 May 2004 13:19:30 -0400


GIS Community,

The Federal Geographic Data Committee has released proposed guidelines =
on
"Security Concerns about Access to Geospatial Data".  The FGDC will be
accepting comments on these proposed guidelines through June 2nd.  The =
link
to the page with the guidelines is below.

	http://www.fgdc.gov/whatsnew/whatsnew.html#public_review

There is also a link on this page to a much more exhaustive research =
effort
by the RAND Institute on security issues posed as a result of publicly
available geospatial data.  The link to this work is

	http://www.rand.org/publications/MG/MG142/

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Linc Clay
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