IRS needs better IT security plan

Tuesday, 25 January 2005, 5:40 AM EST

The Internal Revenue Service isn't doing enough to assure the security of its IT systems, according to a Treasury Department Inspector General's report made public last week.

The report, written by assistant inspector general for audit Gordon Milbourn, says the IRS has prepared action plans and milestones to track program-level and system-level weaknesses, as required by the White House Office of Management and Budget.

By Eric Chabrow at InformationWeek.

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