U.S. Energy Department Networks’ Weak Security Invite Cyber-Attacks: Audit

According to an inspector general report, the U.S. Department of Energy continues to have serious network security issues for the second year in a row and is regularly hit by cyber-attackers. –
The Department of Energy has been hit by multiple cyber-attacks in the past year, costing the federal government over $2 million to recover, according to a recent audit report.

An annual review of the Department of Energy’s unclassified networks revealed a number of security issues, including w…