This makes twice in 3 months that the VA has lost the personal information of our veterans. This time a PC was apparently stolen from the offices of a contractor (Unisys) who was doing insurance work for the VA.
See the story at SearchSecurity.com
I’d hat to be their CISO (if they have one)….that’ll be one hot seat. Here is a statement from Rep. Frank LoBiondo:
“I am angered and outraged that while our veterans protect our nation’s security, our nation is unable to protect their personal information. Twice in three months our veterans’ personal information is found in peril. Decisive action must be taken now to install the necessary security protocols and prevent future breaches.”
And the wheels on the bus go ’round and ’round……