Gene Dodaro

Cybersecurity and IT top GAO’s High Risk List, yet again


Leadership commitment to national cybersecurity regressed, in large part due to the lack of a comprehensive National Cyber Strategy or national cyber director.

U.S. CIO Suzette Kent keys in on talent gap as root of federal cyber struggles


Asked at a hearing Wednesday how lawmakers could be of assistance in helping agencies better secure their IT infrastructures, Kent pointed immediately to a "continued focus on workforce activities."

GAO chief: CIO departures are ‘an area of concern’


A recent rash of agency CIO departures has GAO Comptroller General Gene Dodaro worried about the road to IT acquisition reform.

Cybersecurity is back on GAO High-Risk List, and census IT is added


Cybersecurity and census IT drew concern from the GAO in its 2017 High-Risk List.

Software licensing catches GAO’s attention again


Management of information technology investments is again a target of the Government Accountability Office's annual report on reducing fragmentation, overlap and duplication in federal services.