In 2013, the Criminal Justice Information Services (CJIS) Security Policy put Advanced Authentication (AA) requirements in place. To date, many agencies and organizations haven’t implemented this security requirement. AA requires the use of two of the following three factors of authentication: something you know (e.g. password), something you have (e.g. physical, like a hard token), something you are (e.g. biometric).
MACo enhances the public service mission of counties by promoting integrity and providing proactive leadership while acknowledging and respecting Montana’s diversity.