The OIG plans to begin an evaluation concerning the internal controls established to implement programs and activities funded under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act, known as the CARES Act. We believe this evaluation can increase the efficiency of assignments related to COVID-19.
Research for Future Audits and Evaluations Regarding Effects of Coronavirus Pandemic (SARS-CoV-2 Virus and COVID-19 Disease) on EPA Programs and Operations
The OIG plans to initiate a project to research and identify topics for potential audits and evaluations related to the EPA's response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Evaluation of EPA's Information Systems' Compliance with Federal System Security Plans Requirements (revised objectives)
One objective of this audit is to evaluate elements within the System Security Plans to determine whether they provide details to allow the EPA to make decisions to secure its network during the COVID-19 pandemic.
This audit's objective is to conduct an independent evaluation of the EPA’s compliance with the U.S. DHS FY 2020 IG FISMA reporting metrics as well as pursue additional objectives related to the COVID-19 pandemic.