INFORMATION ASSURANCE (IA) IMPLEMENTATION
|Publication Date:||6 February 2003|
PURPOSE. This Instruction:
Implements policy, assigns responsibilities, and prescribes procedures for applying integrated, layered protection of the DoD information systems and networks under reference (a).
Authorizes the publication of DoD 8500.2-H, consistent with DoD 5025.1-M (reference (b)).
APPLICABILITY AND SCOPE. This Instruction applies to the Office of the Secretary of Defense, the Military Departments, the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, the Combatant Commands, the Inspector General of the Department of Defense, the Defense Agencies, the DoD Field Activities, and all other organizational entities in the Department of Defense (hereafter referred to collectively as "the DoD Components").