GAO Survey, Federal Government Computer Security: Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Transportation, Aviation, and Materials of the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundredth Congress, First Session, May 19, 1987, Volume 4

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Page 1 - Washington, DC. The subcommittee met, pursuant to notice, at 2:15 pm, in room 2325, Rayburn House Office Building, Hon.
Page 17 - ... risk imports relation; it is risk to another or to others within the range of apprehension.
Page 19 - ... for providing reasonable assurance that appropriate security controls were being successfully incorporated into the development of the nine* systems.
Page 18 - Consequently, we believe that the systems currently in development at many civilian agencies (and intended to be used at least through the 1990s) are likely to possess many of the same security deficiencies we had previously found in the older systems already in operation.
Page 2 - We identified significant deficiencies in the controls of those systems that exposed them to abuse, destruction, error, fraud, and waste.
Page 2 - STATEMENT OF THOMAS P. GIAMMO, ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR, INFORMATION MANAGEMENT AND TECHNOLOGY DIVISION, GENERAL ACCOUNTING OFFICE Mr.
Page 19 - None of the agencies we reviewed, however, treated information security as one of the system's integral functional requirements. In particular, we found that the agencies were significantly weak in making overall assessments of their systems...
Page 2 - Chairman, members of the subcommittee, we are pleased to be here today to provide the subcommittee information on our...
Page 2 - Kansas for his tremendous work in this area, and I look forward to hearing from today's witnesses and the General Accounting Office on their most recent study of security controls and federal computer systems.

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