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Obama administration knew that veterans’ personal info was at risk, security programs violated fed
| Patrick Howley
Posted on 02/23/2014 8:43:41 AM PST by ColdOne
The Obama administrations Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) knew that a breach of veterans personal information was practically unavoidable months before it happened in January, according to an internal VA risk assessment that also said the departments security programs are non-compliant with three federal laws.
House Veterans Affairs chairman Rep. Jeff Miller recently wrote a letter demanding VA secretary Eric Shinseki take steps to address software glitches like the kind that plagued the departments eBenefits portal, which in January exposed the medical and financial information of more than 5,000 veterans to anyone able to log on to the portal.
This breach came as no surprise to VA.
It is practically unavoidable that a data breach to financial, medical, and personal
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TOPICS: Culture/Society; Government
KEYWORDS: va; vadata; vadatabreach
full title.....Obama administration knew that veterans personal info was at risk, security programs violated federal law
posted on 02/23/2014 8:43:41 AM PST
posted on 02/23/2014 8:47:55 AM PST
by Grampa Dave
( Obozo Care is a Trinity of Lies! Obozo Care is probably a serious Black Swan event.)
posted on 02/23/2014 8:49:57 AM PST
by Don Corleone
("Oil the gun..eat the cannoli. Take it to the Mattress.")
Let’s recite the Veterans Administration motto. All together now!
“Delay, Deny And Hope They Die!”
posted on 02/23/2014 9:06:03 AM PST
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posted on 02/23/2014 9:15:53 AM PST
by DJ MacWoW
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posted on 02/23/2014 9:21:09 AM PST
by Iron Munro
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