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“Cyber hygiene” is a set of practices for managing the most common and pervasive cybersecurity risks. The Department of Defense’s cyber hygiene is critical as threats to its information and networks increase.
DOD has had 3 cyber hygiene initiatives underway.
As agencies across the federal government embark on large-scale organizational change needed to address 21st century challenges, there is a compelling need for leadership to provide the continuing, focused attention essential to completing these multiyear business-related transformations.
The Coast Guard is in the final stages of planning the largest procurement project in its history-the modernization or replacement of more than 90 cutters and 200 aircraft used for missions more than 50 miles from shore.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the fiscal constraints that the Coast Guard is facing and the efforts that it is making to adjust to constrained budgets, focusing on: (1) the extent of the gap between the funding needed to maintain the Coast Guard's current level of services and the...