Computer Security: Status of Compliance with the Computer Security Act of 1987 : Briefing Report to Congressional Requesters

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The Office, 1988 - Computers - 35 pages
 

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Page 1 - House of Representatives The Honorable Robert A. Roe Chairman, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology House of Representatives...
Page 6 - Federal agency" means any executive agency or any establishment in the legislative or judicial branch of the Government (except the Senate, the House of Representatives, and the Architect of the Capitol and any activities under his direction) . (c) The term "Administrator" means the Administrator of General Services provided for in title I hereof.
Page 31 - (4) the term 'sensitive information' means any information, the loss, misuse, or unauthorized access to or modification of which could adversely affect the national interest or the conduct of Federal programs, or the privacy to which individuals are entitled under section 552a of title 5, United States Code (the Privacy Act), but which has not been specifically authorized under criteria established by an Executive order or an Act of Congress to be kept secret in the interest of national defense or...
Page 31 - (1) the term 'computer system' — "(A) means any equipment or interconnected system or subsystems of equipment that is used in the automatic acquisition, storage, manipulation, management, movement, control, display, switching, interchange, transmission, or reception, of data or information...
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Page 31 - (A) means a computer system operated by a Federal agency or by a contractor of a Federal agency or other organization that processes information (using a computer system) on behalf of the Federal Government to accomplish a Federal function; and...
Page 5 - information technology", with respect to an executive agency means any equipment or interconnected system or subsystem of equipment, that is used in the automatic acquisition, storage, manipulation, management, movement, control, display, switching, interchange, transmission, or reception of data or information by the executive agency.
Page 5 - SEC. 2. PURPOSE. (a) IN GENERAL.— The Congress declares that improving the security and privacy of sensitive information in Federal computer systems is in the public interest, and hereby creates a means for establishing minimum acceptable security practices for such systems, without limiting the scope of security measures already planned or in use.
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