GAO again slams agencies’ cybersecurity efforts

Congressional auditors have given federal agencies a harsh rebuke for failing to implement laws intended to guard government computers from electronic attacks.

Finding “pervasive weaknesses” in the information security policies of all 24 major agencies studied, a recent Government Accountability Office report (GAO-05-552) concluded that the agencies’ poor performance could “threaten the integrity, confidentiality and availability of federal information and information systems.” Full Story

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