No Quick Fix for Government Data Security


The White House has set an early August deadline for government agencies to encrypt sensitive data after the embarrassing theft of millions of veterans' personal information, but experts warn a quick technology fix will not cure security problems.

While encryption and other security technology can help, slipshod handling of data and equipment, poor training and the slow moving government bureaucracy are seen as the main causes of vulnerability. No Quick Fix for Government Data Security

Linked by shanmuga Tuesday, 18th July 2006 2:27AM