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Office of Inspector General

Report: EPA Lacks Processes to Validate Whether Contractors Receive Specialized Role-Based Training for Network and Data Protection

Report #17-P-0344, July 31, 2017

What Was Found

The EPA is unaware whether information security contractors possess the skills and training needed to protect the agency’s information, data and network from security breaches.

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