TITLE

Biosafety Labs Have Safety Flaws

PUB. DATE
September 2009
SOURCE
Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Sep2009, Vol. 46 Issue 9, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the security defects found by the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) in some Biosafety Level 4 laboratories managed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in 2008. According to the report of GAO, despite the limited operation conducted by CDC, two of the laboratories have made some security improvements. GAO has cited that the labs lack security cameras and efficient security barriers.
ACCESSION #
44064688

 

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