Government Security Audit

Active Directory Install at DHS Questioned

An audit of the Department of Homeland Security’s Microsoft Windows
Active Directory at its headquarters revealed that its implementation
failed to fully comply with the department’s security guidelines, and no
mechanism was in place to ensure its level of security, DHS’s inspector
general said in a report. Read the full article. [GovInfoSecurity]

Audit Shows Flaws in Coast Guard System

Flaws in the configuration and security of the
U.S. Coast Guard IT system caused a material weakness in the Department
of Homeland Security financial system, according to a recent audit. Read the full article. [Dark Reading]

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