Office of the Inspector General

EPA’s Southeast office lacked proper security controls for sensitive data, OIG says

by Carten Cordell • 2 months ago

An EPA office allowed users server access to sensitive information without monitoring whether they had permission to view it, a new report has found.

GSA IG investigating site fraud

by Carten Cordell • 7 months ago

Someone allegedly redirected federal payments to bank accounts not tied to the appropriate contractors.

Pooling IT resources might help OIGs, but talent shortfall complicates the job

by Carten Cordell • 9 months ago

A CIGIE report's recommendations on how inspectors general should pool their resources — including information technology — may still not be enough to overcome a shortfall in IT talent, experts say.

Software maintenance at the root of CBP’s January outage, report finds

by Carten Cordell • 11 months ago

A four-hour outage of the agency's passenger processing system in January ultimately had to be corrected by legacy system servers.

SBA improving its IT risk, but challenges remain, IG says

by Carten Cordell • 1 year ago

A new report outlining SBA's performance and management challenges found that the agency has made strides in its technology oversight, but issues remain.

Inspectors general unveil new website for reports from across government

by Carten Cordell • 1 year ago

CIGIE's new website,, collects and aggregates IG reports examining waste, fraud and abuse from across the government.