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The Heavy Burden of IT Infrastructure Upgrades

- See what the GAO has to say about the Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) effort to modernize its information technology infrastructure. The GAO's overriding critique: "[T]he program has not fully achieved many performance goals that it set out to accomplish over the past year."

Cargo Security

- The U.S. Transportation Security Administration and Customs and Border Protection have tried to secure inbound air cargo, says the GAO, but their efforts need to be strengthened.

Background Screening

- Six DHS background screening programs are examined by the GAO and found to be duplicative of one another, resulting in widespread redundancies and other inefficiencies.

Numbers

- 7 million dollars has been recovered from funds originally paid out in potentially improper or fraudulent payments by the federal government for Hurricanes Katrina and Rita.

Insights on Internet Investigations

- The National Institute of Justice has issued another in its series of reports on investigating high-tech crimes.

Numbers

- The number, in millions of dollars, recovered from funds originally paid out by the federal government for Hurricane Katrina and Rita.

Is This Policy on the Level?

- "Cross-leveling" defined.

The Heavy Burden of IT Infrastructure Upgrades

- IT infrastructure upgrade challenges at Department of Homeland Security.
 




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