GAO Proposes Security Fixes; GOP Outraged By Continued Risks

By Amy Lotven / September 16, 2014 at 8:54 PM
Congress' investigative arm said Tuesday (Sept. 16) that continues to face security weaknesses, leaving the site subject to “increased and unnecessary” risk of unauthorized access, disclosure or modification of the information collected and maintained. CMS pledged to implement some of the fixes proposed by the Government Accountability Office, but GOP lawmakers used the opportunity to again blast the administration's handling of Obamacare. GAO recommended six ways CMS could put in place an effective information security program, and another 22...

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