82290980 Business and Management.docx - Running head THE IMPORTANCE OF THE VETTING PROCESS IN SECURITY MANAGEMENT The Importance of The Vetting Process

82290980 Business and Management.docx - Running head THE...

This preview shows page 1 - 4 out of 8 pages.

Running head: THE IMPORTANCE OF THE VETTING PROCESS IN SECURITY MANAGEMENT The Importance of The Vetting Process in Security Management [Author Name(s), First M. Last, Omit Titles and Degrees] [Institutional Affiliation(s)] Author Note [Include any grant/funding information and a complete correspondence address.]
Image of page 1
THE IMPORTANCE OF THE VETTING PROCESS IN SECURITY MANAGEMENT 2 Introduction Security operations refer to process through which organizations attain their protective aims. Organizations have invested millions of dollars in enhancing their security apparatus. Security operations management in a common parlance refers to measures established within an organization to protect misuse or theft of assets. Security operations entail physical and technological measures that are effectively combined to realize organization security goals[CITATION Nor18 \p 683 \l 1033 ]. Vetting process is a critical component of security management. The discussion attempts to explain the importance of the vetting process in security management. The discussion will provide an overview of security operations management. Vetting Process in Security Management Vetting is a security measure that involve conducting background checks to ascertain security clearance of individuals within an organization[CITATION Deb19 \p 154 \l 1033 ]. New employees are subjected to vetting before being granted clearance. However, existing employees may require to undergo security screening when they are being considered for promotion to new positions with a higher level of clearance. In most organizations, access to some information may be restricted to certain individuals. Additionally, not all employees can have free access to the organization premises. Therefore, vetting is a common practice within organizations aiming to maintain high security standards. However, it’s worth noting that the vetting process must not be carried out discriminately. All employees and staff must undergo security screening to avoid compromising the security goals of an organization. The vetting process involves verification of the identity of the persons being vetted. For instance, a job applicant must provide personal information including name, address information and passport to confirm his/her identity. The documents presented including certificates must
Image of page 2
THE IMPORTANCE OF THE VETTING PROCESS IN SECURITY MANAGEMENT 3 then be scrutinized to verify their validity. Other aspects including the employment history must be checked ensure a clean record has been maintained. Checking the employment history prevent hiring of employee of questionable history. Normally, criminal record raised a red flag about the character of the individual being vetted. Importance of Vetting Process The vetting process serves a vast of roles in security management. Consequently, organizations have enhanced employee screening procedures to ensure all loopholes are covered.
Image of page 3
Image of page 4

You've reached the end of your free preview.

Want to read all 8 pages?

  • Spring '16
  • Mugenda

What students are saying

  • Left Quote Icon

    As a current student on this bumpy collegiate pathway, I stumbled upon Course Hero, where I can find study resources for nearly all my courses, get online help from tutors 24/7, and even share my old projects, papers, and lecture notes with other students.

    Student Picture

    Kiran Temple University Fox School of Business ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    I cannot even describe how much Course Hero helped me this summer. It’s truly become something I can always rely on and help me. In the end, I was not only able to survive summer classes, but I was able to thrive thanks to Course Hero.

    Student Picture

    Dana University of Pennsylvania ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    The ability to access any university’s resources through Course Hero proved invaluable in my case. I was behind on Tulane coursework and actually used UCLA’s materials to help me move forward and get everything together on time.

    Student Picture

    Jill Tulane University ‘16, Course Hero Intern

Stuck? We have tutors online 24/7 who can help you get unstuck.
A+ icon
Ask Expert Tutors You can ask You can ask You can ask (will expire )
Answers in as fast as 15 minutes
A+ icon
Ask Expert Tutors