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Security is a big issue, of course. The Government Accountability Office yesterday posted a report [PDF] saying that there were vulnerable wireless networks in federal agencies. This is no shock to FCW readers. We reported such problems last year. In fact, almost as concerning, we found issues among vendors.

But an equally interesting report from the Secret Service [PDF] warns that you can protect from people getting in, but you also need to watch out for the insiders.

Posted by Christopher Dorobek on May 18, 2005 at 12:14 PM


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