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What GAO Found GAO and others have identified a number of key challenges facing federal agencies in ensuring that they have an effective cybersecurity workforce: Identifying skills gaps: As GAO reported in 2011, 2015, and 2016, federal agencies have faced challenges in effectively implementing workforce...
To protect and mitigate threats and attacks against the United States, 22 federal agencies and organizations were merged to form the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) in 2002. One of the department's components, U.S.