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Information Systems: Agencies Overlook Security Controls During Development
IMTEC-88-11: Published: May 31, 1988. Publicly Released: May 31, 1988.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed federal civilian agencies' practices for incorporating security controls during the development of automated systems for sensitive information.GAO found that the National Bureau of Standards (NBS), the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), and the General Services Administration issued considerable but general guidance for agencies to follow in in...
The World Wide Military Command and Control Information System--Problems in Information Resource Management
MASAD-82-2: Published: Oct 19, 1981. Publicly Released: Oct 19, 1981.
GAO was requested to evaluate: (1) the Department of Defense's (DOD) efforts to modernize the World Wide Military Command and Control Information System (WIS), as the World Wide Military Command and Control System (WWMCCS) automatic data processing program is currently termed; (2) the DOD plan to modernize WIS to determine whether it provided a reasonable and systematic approach to address and res...
Problems Associated With the Worldwide Military Command and Control System
109172: Apr 23, 1979
The World Wide Military Command and Control System (WWMCCS) is intended to provide national command authorities with the capability to: receive warning and intelligence information; apply the resources of the military; assign military missions; and provide direction and support to the Joint Chiefs of Staff. During the 1960's the WWMCCS structure consisted of a loosely knit federation of 158 differ...