IRS Program Allows Employees to Access IRS Data on Personal Smartphones

Townhall.com Staff
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Posted: Nov 27, 2013 10:43 AM
The Internal Revenue Service is conducting a pilot program allowing IRS employees to use personal smart phones to access government email accounts and other work related information. The program is known as Bring Your Own Device (BYOD), and the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration (TIGTA) has raised concerns about the security and cost-effectiveness of the program in a recent report: