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White House fails to take information security seriously

By Bill McCann

When I was in the Navy 50 years ago, I had to get an enhanced security clearance because my duties required working with highly classified materials. I cannot recall all the details, but I remember a phone conversation with my father who told me somewhat nervously that a government agent had asked hometown neighbors questions about me.

I explained to him that it was most certainly part of a routine background check for a security clearance that I needed for my job. His response was something like: “They sure take security seriously, don’t they?”

Read more: https://www.statesman.com/news/local/commentary-white-house-fails-take-information-security-seriously/Jrr2b5LVu5t2zqS3t99N2N/

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