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May 14, 2018

Project Announcement: Audit of Operational Contract Support Force Development

We plan to begin the subject audit in May 2018. Our objective is to determine whether DoD components incorporated operational contract support training into force development for military and DoD civilian personnel.

May 8, 2018

Project Announcement: Summary of DoD Cybersecurity Reports Issued and Testimonies Made from July 1, 2017, Through June 30, 2018

We plan to begin the subject audit in May 2018. Our objective is to ( 1) summarize cybersecurity reports issued and testimonies made by the DoD audit community and the Government Accountability Office between July 1, 2017, and June 30, 2018, (2) identify gaps in audit coverage based on the five functions of the National Institute of Standards and Technology Cybersecurity Framework, and (3) identify Cybersecurity risk areas for DoD management to address. The summary will support our response to requirements in Public Law 106-531, "Reports Consolidation Act of 2000," Section 3516(d), November 22, 2000, and Public Law 113-283, "Federal Information Security Modernization Act of 2014," Section 3555, December 18, 2014.

May 2, 2018

Project Announcement: Followup Audit: Screening and Access Controls for General Public Tenants Leasing Housing on Military Installations

We plan to begin the subject audit in May 2018. Our objective is to determine whether actions the Military Departments implemented in response to Report No. DODIG-2016-072, "DoD Needs to Improve Screening and Access Controls for General Public Tenants Leasing Housing on Military Installations," April 1, 2016, improved controls over the Military Housing Privatization Initiative program's screening and access-related procedures for general public tenants.

May 1, 2018

Project Announcement: Audit of Payments for TRICARE Urgent Care Benefits

We plan to begin the subject audit in May 2018. Our objective is to determine whether the DoD appropriately paid for beneficiary health care services covered under the urgent care benefit.

April 30, 2018

Project Announcement: Audit of the Management of Non-Major Defense Acquisition Category 2 and 3 Programs

We plan to begin the subject audit in April 2018. Our objective is to determine whether Army, Navy, and Air Force acquisition officials appropriately identify Acquisition Category 2 and 3 programs and monitor whether program costs and schedule align with their respective acquisition category designation.

April 19, 2018

Project Announcement: Evaluation of DoD Efforts to Train, Advise, Assist, and Equip the Armed Forces of the Republic of the Philippines

The DoD OIG plans to begin the subject evaluation immediately in support of Operation Pacific Eagle-Philippines (OPE-P). We will evaluate U.S. train, advise, assist, and equip efforts to build and sustain the Armed Forces of the Philippines' (AFP) capabilities to counter the expansion of violent extremist organizations,

April 17, 2018

Project Announcement: Audit of Air Force Fighter Aircraft Maintainers

We plan to begin the subject audit in April 2018. Our objective is to determine whether the Air Force has identified and addressed the shortage of maintainers for its fighter aircraft.

April 16, 2018

Project Announcement: Audit of DoD's Use of Director, Operational Test and Evaluation Assessments in Making Production Decisions for Major Defense Acquisition Programs

We plan to begin the subject audit in April 2018. Our objective is to determine whether DoD milestone decision authorities and acquisition program managers appropriately consider Director, Operational Test and Evaluation information and guidance in making program decisions.

April 10, 2018

Project Announcement: Audit of Defense Finance and Accounting Service Commercial Pay Program Improper Payments Reporting

We plan to begin the subject audit in April 2018. Our objective is to determine whether the DoD reported accurate and complete improper payment estimates for the Defense Finance and Accounting Service (DFAS) Commercial Pay Program in its reporting of the Improper Payments Elimination and Recovery Act.

April 9, 2018

Project Announcement: Audit of Iraqi Border Guard Equipment

We plan to begin the subject audit in April 2018. Our objective is to determine whether the Combined Joint Task Force-Operation Inherent Resolve and the 1st Theater Sustainment Command validated the requirements for Iraqi border guard equipment against demonstrated needs, and accounted for border guard equipment.