TITLE

The encryption revolution

AUTHOR(S)
Messmer, Ellen
PUB. DATE
December 2007
SOURCE
Network World;12/10/2007, Vol. 24 Issue 48, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the efforts made by the U.S. Air Force and the 754th Electronic Systems Group to minimize data breach in Montgomery, Alabama. The group sets security policy for the 500,000 laptops used by the Air Force to allude the data breach fiascos. Because of the incident that happened at Veterans Affairs alluding to the data-breach fiascos that led to the exposition of millions of veterans personal information and stolen laptops, White House Office of Management and Budget, the U.S. Department of Defense and the civilian-side General Services Administration decided to investigate at governmentwide approaches for data-at-rest encryption.
ACCESSION #
27866386

 

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