Dodaro: Key challenges remain for DHS in cybersecurity mission

September 7, 2011
Cyber Security, FedCyber Wire
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via Fierce Government IT

Key challenges remain for the Homeland Security Department in executing its mission of safeguarding cyberspace, says the Government Accountability Office.

In written testimony due to be delivered Sept. 7 before the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee, GAO Comptroller General Gene Dodaro says DHS should lead a “concerted effort to consolidate and better secure Internet connections at federal agencies.” The Office of Management and Budget greatly shifted responsibility for federal cybersecurity oversight in April 2010. The Washington Post was handed an advance copy of the testimony and posted it online.

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