DOD watchdog lists top 10 challenges for 2017
The Department of Defense Office of Inspector General has released its 2017 Oversight Plan that outlines 10 areas of focus, including cyber.
“Increasing Cyber Security and Cyber Capabilities” is one of the DOD’s performance and management challenges the watchdog will audit in 2017, along with other areas such as acquisition, countering the terrorist threat and force readiness.
“The DOD OIG identified these challenges based on our oversight work, research, and judgment; oversight work done by other components within the DOD; input from DOD leaders; and oversight projects by the Government Accountability Office,” the report states. “While we solicited input from the DOD, we identified these challenges independently.”