December 21, 2005 By Wayne Hanson
At risk, said the Post, were unencrypted credit card records of the firm's customers that included the U.S. Secret Service, FBI and NYPD.
When contacted by Government Technology, a spokesperson for Guidance Software declined to comment saying that an investigation was still under way.
This Digital Communities white paper highlights discussions with IT officials in four counties that have adopted shared services models. Our aim was to learn about the obstacles these governments have faced when it comes to shared services and what it takes to overcome those roadblocks. We also spoke with several members of the IT industry who have thought long and hard about these issues. The paper offers some best practices for shared government-to-government services, but also points out challenges that government and industry still must overcome before this model gains widespread adoption.