Centers for Medicare & Mediaid Services

By Randall Friedland

According to a GAO report published September 16th,, the health insurance exchange rolled out last October, still has significant privacy weaknesses. Specifically, the report outlined that despite the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ (CMS) efforts to increase the security and privacy of data that it processes, maintains, and shares with both federal and commercial partners in an effort to support, “weaknesses remain both in the processes used for managing information security and privacy as well as the technical implementation of IT security controls.”

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