Census hiring systems have issues, report says, but bureau begs to differ
In a management alert, the Commerce Department's inspector general says tech challenges led to delays and performance failures during testing. The bureau says the alert is based on old information.
Census Bureau’s 2020 IT security to be audited ‘immediately’
The audit by the Department of Commerce's inspector general will seek to determine the "effectiveness" of certain IT security systems.
Poor IT security led to breaches at consumer safety agency, IG says
The agency has had some issues with the release of personally identifiable information to "unauthorized recipients."
Architect of the Capitol has weak physical access controls at data center
The report covers physical access control policy concerns about a [redacted] data center at a [redacted] location.
Better data could help fight the opioid crisis, says DOJ IG
A lack of complete and timely data is making it difficult for the agency to track trends in opioid diversion.
Shortcomings in FEMA’s IT management have direct effect on disaster response, IG report says
The report blames "decentralized resource allocation" and a lack of CIO authority for the issues, which affected the agency's ability to respond during and after the 2017 hurricane and fire season.