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GAO: New tech calls for privacy-law changes
Modern Healthcare

Radical changes in information-gathering methods and information-sharing technologies have created loopholes that can render key federal data privacy protection laws ineffective, according to a Government Accountability Office security expert.

That assessment was contained in the written testimony of Gregory Wilshusen, the GAO’s information security issues director, before a subcommittee of the Senate Committee of Homeland Security and Government Affairs.