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Watchdog: Agency overseeing cybersecurity for offshore energy falling short

by Christian Vasquez

The Government Accountability Office said that a worst-case scenario for an offshore oil and gas facility could lead to fatalities.

Agencies don't know what sensitive data new IT systems collect on Americans, GAO report finds

by Tonya Riley

A rise in federal agency breaches involving personal data highlights the ongoing challenge the U.S. government faces in protecting privacy.

The cyber insurance market has a critical infrastructure problem

by Tonya Riley

Rising cybersecurity risks are reviving questions about the ability of cybersecurity insurance to cover the risks of a catastrophic attack.

IRS, GAO at odds over cybersecurity requirements on tax preparers

by Tim Starks

IRS says it needs congressional action. The GAO disagrees.

Cyber insurance premiums rise as ransomware, hacks continue, GAO finds

by Sean Lyngaas

More than half of cyber insurers surveyed said premiums rose by 10 to 30% in late 2020.

Watchdog suggests State Department should have used 'evidence' to explain new cyber bureau

by Tim Starks

Slides and a memo weren't enough to justify the proposal, the GAO said.

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