Homeland Security Blew Millions, Still Can’t Protect Its Buildings

Discussion in 'Security' started by Mike, Jul 26, 2012.

  1. Mike

    Mike Founding Member Coach

    Yet more examples of DHS flushing our tax dollars down the toilet ...

    Wired / Dangerrom: Homeland Security Blew Millions, Still Can’t Protect Its Buildings

    After the 1995 Oklahoma City bombing, the government realized it had a problem. There were no minimum security standards or an inspection regime for the thousands of federal facilities sprawled across the country. So it developed a plan, accelerated after 9/11, to test federal buildings and other sites for potential vulnerabilities. To carry out the tests, the government deployed a web-enabled software program that cost millions and failed to work. Now the program’s replacement may be even worse.

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  2. RB

    RB Founding Member

    How is it that more times than not DHS is screwing the pooch on something that is costing me (and you ) money?
     

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