TIGTA: IRS cyber response center needs some improvements

The cybersecurity response center at the IRS is mostly working, according to a new report from the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration.

However, in the report, Treasury Inspector General J. Russell George said that the Computer Security Incident Response Center isn’t reporting every computer security incident as it’s supposed to.

IRS officials said they’re already implementing five of the six recommendations included in the TIGTA report.

Online Chat: Beth Killoran, deputy assistant secretary for Information Technology and chief information officer at HHS, on March 28.

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