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personnel security

Abbreviation(s) and Synonym(s):

PS

Definition(s):

  The discipline of assessing the conduct, integrity, judgment, loyalty, reliability, and stability of individuals for duties and responsibilities requiring trustworthiness.
Source(s):
NIST SP 800-172 from NIST SP 800-53 Rev. 5
NIST SP 800-172A from NIST SP 800-53A Rev. 5
NIST SP 800-171 Rev. 2 from NIST SP 800-53

  The discipline of assessing the conduct, integrity, judgment, loyalty, reliability, and stability of individuals for duties and responsibilities that require trustworthiness.
Source(s):
NIST SP 800-53 Rev. 5