In order to protect the information being gathered on this site, the Georgia Secretary of State Office believes in a defense in-depth approach and has security measures in place including firewalls, encryption, & secure authenticated access to internal systems where needed. The Georgia Secretary of State strongly believes in the (3) three pillars of information security. The Confidentiality, Integrity & Availability of data that resides on our systems are most important. The Georgia Secretary of State is committed to protecting the voter, business & professional licensing information which you have entrusted to us. Our goal is to ensure that your confidential information is not only kept private, but that it is also impeccably accurate and readily available when needed.