The National Counterintelligence and Security Center provides effective leadership and support to the counterintelligence and security activities of the US Intelligence Community, the US Government, and US private sector entities who are at risk of intelligence collection or attack by foreign adversaries.
The Director of National Intelligence, in his role as the Security Executive Agent, is developing a Reciprocity Strategy for security clearance reciprocity as required by the Fiscal Year 2013 Intelligence Authorization Act and the Intelligence Reform and Terrorism Prevention Act of 2004. The Strategy will be guided by information obtained from:
The ODNI will use the research study to develop reciprocity performance measures (metrics) and a new Reciprocity Policy. Also under consideration is the development of a web-based data collection tool with the capability of identifying trends in the application of the reciprocity policy.