The Virginia Election and Registration System or VERIS is a database that contains highly sensitive information about all voters throughout the state of Virginia. As such, it is crucial that this information be protected and not shared with others who do not have a need to know. The data is only to be used in the accomplishment of your job. It is YOUR responsibility to protect the information from prying ears or eyes. Remember, the information you see when you are working in VERIS is no one else’s business but yours.