PublicSource: Pittsburgh's lack of cybersecurity and transparency

Number 28312
Subject Cyberspace
Source PublicSource
Year 2018
Publication Date July 2018
Summary The City of Pittsburgh's cybersecurity is lacking, according to a commissioned report, and officials won't address the issues publicly. That same report found serious issues with the way the city handles software and other IT projects and how it structures its Department of Innovation & Performance. Through a public records request and "copy and paste" sleuthing, PublicSource revealed details about how city cybersecurity and IT practices are lacking, potentially putting citizens and local government at risk.
Category Contest Entry
Keywords PublicSource, Pittsburgh, cybersecurity, city, IT, public records, local government
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