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GAO: FDIC Security Program Concerns Put Financial Information, Systems at Risk

The U.S. Government Accountability Office has warned the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation‘s financial information and systems are at risk due to security concerns within the FDIC’s information security systems. GAO said Thursday that the study conducted on FDIC showed the agency had vulnerabilities on the third-party softwares that supported its financial processing and lacked …

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GAO: Federal Reserve Should Address Info Systems General Control Security, Configuration Management Issue

The U.S. Government Accountability Office has reached out to each Federal Reserve Bank and provided four recommendations to address the three areas of concern found on the information systems controls maintained by the Fed. GAO identified security and configuration management-related issues on the information systems during its audit of the fiscal 2014 and …

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Commission Issues Force Structure Recommendations to Army

A Congress-formed commission has issued 63 recommendations after it reviewed the U.S. Army‘s structure and policies for force size management and integration efforts, the Army News Service reported Thursday. C. Todd Lopez writes the National Commission on the Future of the Army concluded that the military service needs at least 980,000 active-duty and …

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Govt-Industry Committee Submits Drone Registration Service Recommendations to FAA

A committee of government and industry representatives has offered recommendations to help the Federal Aviation Administration establish a registration process for civilian unmanned aircraft system operators, GCN reported Monday. Mark Pormerleau writes the UAS Registration Task Force Aviation Rulemaking Committee recommended that FAA exclude owners of drones that weigh less than …

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Report: DoD Prepares to Analyze Military Pay Overhaul Recommendations

A task force created by Congress to review the U.S. military pay and benefits structure could issue reform proposals by Feb. 1, Air Force Times reported Tuesday. Andrew Tilghman writes the Military Compensation and Retirement Modernization Commission will likely propose changes in the Defense Department‘s retirement program as well as …

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