July 15, 2005
GAO Reports on E-Records Archives and Agency Info Security
Information Management: Acquisition of the Electronics Records Archives Is Progressing GAO-05-802, July 15, 2005. Highlights.
Information Security: Weaknesses Persist at Federal Agencies Despite Progress Made in Implementing Related Statutory Requirements GAO-05-552, July 15, 2005. Highlights: "Pervasive weaknesses in the 24 major agencies' information security policies and practices threaten the integrity, confidentiality, and availability of federal information and information systems. Access controls were not effectively implemented; software change controls were not always in place; segregation of duties was not consistently implemented; continuity of operations planning was often inadequate; and security programs were not fully implemented at the agencies."