Binding Operational Directive 18-01: What You Need to Know

Why Implement Email Security Protocols?

Binding Operational Directive 18-01 (BOD 18-01) mandates that federal government agencies adopt security standards, including: STARTTLS, SPF, DKIM and DMARC. Hear from Jeanette Manfra, Department of Homeland Security, and Patrick Peterson, Founder & Executive Chairman of Agari, about the importance of BOD 18-01 and DMARC, and why Federal Agencies should implement security protocols to keep citizens safe.

Jeanette Manfra
Assistant Secretary of the Office of Cybersecurity and Communications at the Department of Homeland Security

Patrick Peterson
Founder and Executive Chairman of Agari

Additional Resources for BOD 18-01

In order to prevent cybercriminals from phishing citizens using your domain, your organization should follow these steps:

Step 1: Learn more about BOD 18-01 and how to comply with the mandates
Step 2: Gain a better understanding with our DMARC guide
Step 3: Read our Federal Adoption Report to see which agencies have adopted DMARC
Step 4: Develop a plan of action with our Federal Guide & Template