Originally posted by ExPostFacto
I am not finding anything on the internet at the moment. Just heard a Fox News report that Wikileaks is preparing to or is posturing to release the
password for the insurance file located on their website. Apparently, the DOD and Pentagon have now placed a mandatory ban on all US Military from
viewing any wikileaks documents or visiting their website.
Link to military ban story
Any further information post in this thread.
[edit on 6-8-2010 by ExPostFacto]
How about the ACTUAL US military message order:
R 021330Z AUG 10
FM SSO NAVY WASHINGTON DC//MSD2//
TO AIG 72
INFO RUCXSSO/SSO NAVY WASHINGTON DC//MSD2// BT UNCLAS QQQQ
SUBJ: BANIF 020-10, THE "WIKILEAKS" WEBSITE GUIDANCE
REFS: (A) ALCON JAG NEWS OF 29 JULY 2010
1. IAW REFERENCE (A) THE BELOW IS PROVIDED AND "QUOTED".
2. "DON PERSONNEL SHOULD NOT ACCESS THE WIKILEAKS WEBSITE TO VIEW OR
DOWNLOAD THE PUBLICIZED CLASSIFIED INFORMATION. DOING SO WOULD
INTRODUCE POTENTIALLY CLASSIFIED INFORMATION ON UNCLASSIFIED NETWORKS.
THERE HAS BEEN RUMOR THAT THE INFORMATION IS NO LONGER CLASSIFIED SINCE
IT RESIDES IN THE PUBLIC DOMAIN. THIS IS NOT TRUE. EXECUTIVE ORDER
13526, SECTION 1.1(4)(C) STATES "CLASSIFIED INFORMATION SHALL NOT BE
DECLASSIFIED AUTOMATICALLY AS A RESULT OF ANY UNAUTHORIZED DISCLOSURE OF
IDENTICAL OR SIMILAR INFORMATION."
THE SUBJECT INFORMATION WAS NEITHER PROPERLY NOR IMPROPERLY
"DECLASSIFIED" BY AN APPROPRIATE AUTHORITY AND REQUIRES CONTINUED
CLASSIFICATION OR RECLASSIFICATION. IT IS "APPARENTLY CLASSIFIED
INFORMATION" THAT APPEARS TO HAVE BEEN DISCLOSED WITHOUT APPROPRIATE
REVIEW AND AUTHORITY. THE INFORMATION POSTED NEEDS TO BE REVIEWED BY
THE APPROPRIATE ORIGINAL CLASSIFICATION AUTHORITIES (OCAS) TO: DETERMINE
IF IT IS CLASSIFIED, CONDUCT DAMAGE ASSESSMENTS, AND MAKE A
DETERMINATION REGARDING CONTINUED CLASSIFICATION. DESPITE CIRCUMSTANCES
SURROUNDING THE WIKILEAKS, CONTINUE TO PROTECT SIMILAR OR IDENTICAL
INFORMATION COMMENSURATE WITH THE LEVEL OF CLASSIFICATION ASSIGNED PER
SECNAV M-5510.36, UNTIL THE INFORMATION IS ASSESSED BY THE APPROPRIATE
OCAS. PLEASE REMEMBER, GOVERNMENT INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY CAPABILITIES
SHOULD BE USED TO ENABLE OUR WAR FIGHTERS, PROMOTE INFORMATION SHARING
IN DEFENSE OF OUR HOMELAND, AND TO MAXIMIZE EFFICIENCIES IN OPERATIONS.
IT SHOULD NOT BE USED AS A MEANS TO HARM NATIONAL SECURITY THROUGH
UNAUTHORIZED DISCLOSURE OF OUR INFORMATION ON PUBLICLY ACCESSIBLE
WEBSITES OR CHAT ROOMS."
3. JAG POC IS HEIDI BEASLEY, OJAG/NLSC SECURITY MANAGER, OJAG/CODE 30,
NATIONAL SECURITY LITIGATION LAW DIVISION, COMM: 202-685-5470,
4. MINIMIZE CONSIDERED. RELEASED BY SSO NAVY, MR. MICHAEL WENTLING. SSO
NAVY POC IS MS. DEBBIE NIBBE, JWICS: NIBBEDE@NMIC.IC.GOV, NIPRNET:
I was U2U that information from one of our other members on ATS who wished to remain anonymous and asked me to post the above information that they
had received through their official military channels....so I said sure ;-)
Edit: It appears as tho the info above was US Navy released statement.
[edit on 6-8-2010 by Newbomb Turk]