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Mississippi audit finds 'disregard' for cybersecurity across state

by • 2 weeks ago

More than 40 percent of state entities did not bother responding to a required survey about IT and data security practices, the state auditor said.

Before cyberattack, Baltimore saved data only on local hard drives

by • 3 weeks ago

A routine audit of Baltimore's IT agency was undermined because key performance data that had been saved without external backups was corrupted in a May 7 cyberattack.

Amid IT consolidation, Kansas' tech chief tries to win back trust

by • 3 months ago

A decade of aggressive efforts to pull control of technology services away from cabinet agencies has state IT chief Lee Allen poised for a more subtle approach.

Audit uncovers 'pervasive' problems in Illinois technology agency

by • 3 months ago

Cost overruns, security concerns and a refusal to cooperate with the state comptroller were evidently hallmarks of Department of Innovation and Technology's recent history.

IT consolidation finds limited success in Minnesota, audit shows

by • 8 months ago

The ability to purchase technology at scale and enforce enterprise security standards are wins for the IT office, but agencies are divided on how it's performing.