Three lessons to take away from the IRS breach
August 27, 2015
There is no silver bullet to prevent the kind of attack that exposed the tax records of more than 300,000 people, but there are lessons to be learned.
David Stegon was a staff reporter for FedScoop and StateScoop from 2011-2014.
Kirit Amin is leaving the Department of Housing and Urban Development to become the new deputy chief information officer at the Department of Commerce.
The story was first reported by Federal News Radio.
Amin was the chief technology officer at HUD and was previously the CIO at the State Department’s Bureau of Consular Affairs.
At HUD, Amin was spearheading the agency’s information technology modernization plan as he discussed in an interview with FedScoop.