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OIG identifies security vulnerabilities at HRSA

security [1]A recent audit revealed six security vulnerabilities within HHS’ Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), according to a report from the Office of the Inspector General (OIG). [2]

The OIG conducted a review of HRSA security controls in effect in December 2013, and release the corresponding report in April 2015. In addition to reviewing and testing controls, the OIG interviewed HRSA’s security and IT professionals and reviewed policies and procedures, according to the report.

The OIG noted in its report that HRSA failed to: