IT centralization at VA key to security

Friday, 30 June 2006, 12:49 AM EST

The key to improving information security at the Department of Veterans Affairs is to centralize management of all IT programs and activities, two former CIOs said yesterday at a hearing held by the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.

Also important is the need for the agency's CIO and chief information security officer to have more direct authority for enforcing policy directives and information security mandates, they said.

At Computerworld.

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