Accession Number:

ADA393773

Title:

VA INFORMATION SYSTEMS: Computer Security Weaknesses Persist at the Veterans Health Administration

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

GENERAL ACCOUNTING OFFICE WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2000-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

46.0

Abstract:

Our objectives were to determine the status of computer security within VHA and evaluate department wide initiatives to improve Computer Security throughout VA. To determine the status of computer security within VHA, we 1 evaluated information system general controls at the VA Maryland Health Cafe System, the New Mexico VA Health Care System, and the VA North Texas Health Care System and 2 reviewed VAa fiscal year 1999 financial statement audit report VAa 1999 FMFIA report and VA OIG, internal VHA, and consultant reports on computer security at VHA facilities.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research
  • Computer Programming and Software

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE