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Preventive and Protective Measures Against Insider Threats

Implementing Guide

IAEA Nuclear Security Series No. 8-G (Rev. 1)
Implementing Guides

English STI/PUB/1858 ¦ 978-92-0-103419-9

37 pages ¦ 1 figure ¦ € 24.00 ¦ Date published: 2020

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This publication is a revision of IAEA Nuclear Security Series No. 8, Preventive and Protective Measures against Insider Threats, published in 2008. The new publication provides updated guidance to States, their competent authorities and operators, and shippers and carriers on selecting, implementing and evaluating measures for addressing insider threats. It applies to any type of nuclear facility, notably nuclear power plants, research reactors and other nuclear fuel cycle facilities (e.g. enrichment plants, reprocessing plants, fuel fabrication plants, storage facilities), whether in design, redesign, construction, commissioning, operation, shutdown or decommissioning.

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IAEA Nuclear Security, Implementing Guide, Insider Threats, Insider Attributes, Insider Motivations, Identification of Potential Insider Threats, Target Identification, Evaluation, Evaluation of Measures, Evaluation Process, Protective Measures, Collusion, Protracted Theft, Sabotage

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