Excerpt: "According to information FDA provided to the media, on October 15, 2013, FDA’s online submission system, the electronic submissions gateway historically managed by the Center of Biologics Research and Evaluation (CBER), was breached by an unauthorized user.
Excerpt: "We write to request that the Government Accountability Office (GAO) examine the information security controls over key computer networks at HHS agencies – CMS, FDA, CDC, and NIH – and assess their effectiveness in protecting the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of each agency’s information and information systems."
Excerpt: In light of these statutory prohibitions, we request that the EPA’s proposed rule, which has not yet been published in the Federal Register, be withdrawn. This will ensure that the agency does not propose standards beyond its legal authority.
Excerpt: We write to request the most updated information on the timing of account transfers to states, including responses to these specific requests which seek to ensure the program is protected from any hurried eligibility determinations or improper enrollment due to rushed timelines and flawed operations.