Pentagon IG pushes back on Republicans’ criticisms of JEDI review
In a letter, acting IG Sean O’Donnell issues a rebuttal for the prevailing criticisms of his office's investigation of the $10 billion JEDI cloud contract.
The DOD needs to define AI and protect its data better, watchdog says
A new IG report dinged the DOD for its lack of coordination on AI projects and a need for stronger security controls to protect its data.
Pentagon IG details investigation into handling of JEDI, potential ‘misconduct’
The Office of the Inspector General is reviewing "the DoD’s handling of the JEDI cloud acquisition, including the development of requirements and the request for proposal process."
DOD must clear up some cybersecurity rules for contractors, IG audit says
Department of Defense officials said they couldn't mandate strong passwords and automatic logouts for contractors because existing regulations are in the way.
Pentagon needs departmentwide software rationalization strategy, IG says
The Navy, Marine Corps and Air Force don't have consistent processes in place for software rationalization.