ABSTRACT

DHS Privacy Office: OIG Privacy Incident Report and Assessment   [open pdf - 1019KB]

From the Executive Summary: "The Chief Privacy Officer issues this report regarding a serious multi-Component Privacy Incident that occurred on March 30, 2010, involving the loss of DHS Financial Records Audit data. The financial audit data lost included Sensitive Personally Identifiable Information (PII) for records for the DHS Headquarters Management (DHSHQ), the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), and Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Components for Fiscal Year (FY) 2009. [...] The DHS Privacy Office has identified potential and actual violations of federal acquisition regulations, federal privacy laws, Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Memoranda related to privacy, as well as DHS management directives and policies. The DHS Privacy Office has identified several privacy policy recommendations to avoid and ameliorate similar Privacy Incidents in the future. This report documents findings and provides recommendations to ensure consistent and ongoing privacy policy compliance and to prevent another occurrence of this type of incident."

Publisher:
Date:
2011-02
Copyright:
Public Domain
Retrieved From:
U.S. Department of Homeland Security: https://www.dhs.gov/
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pdf
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