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EVALUATION OF THE UNITED STATES COAST GUARD S REMOTE NETWORK ACCESS PROCEDURES by Craig Olesnevich A Research Paper Submitted in Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the Master of Science Degree In Management Technology Approved 2 Semester Credits Steve Schlough Research Advisor 4 The Graduate School University of Wisconsin Stout December 2005 The Graduate School University of Wisconsin Stout Menomonie WI 5475 1 Author Olesnevich Craig T Title Evaluation of the United States Cost Guards Remote Access Procedures Graduate Degree Major MS Management Technology Research Adviser Steve Schlough Month Year December 2005 Number of Pages 42 Style Manual Used American Psychological Association 5h edition ABSTRACT Advances in high performance technologies and improvements to information security have increased the popularity of telecommuting and remote access programs The Commandant of the United States Coast Guard USCG supports the use of remote access solutions as a way to harness new technologies and provide the workforce with the flexibility needed to meet the service requirements while also obtaining national goals COMMANDANT INSTRUCTION 12630 1 The Coast Guard s effort to capture the benefits of new technology amplified the pressure to ensure a safe and secure way to obtain remote access to their data network The remote user ranges from the day extenders who only need access to e mail to the travelers and full time telecommuters who need access to the systems core applications The Coast Guard Telecommuting Program provides a flexible work environment to the end user solving transportation problems improving employee productivity and efficiency resulting in an overall improvement to the quality of work life However risks are inherent with any technology that provides outside access to an otherwise secure network Some of the risks are the same when accessing a Local Area Network LAN some risks are increased by the use of remote access technology and some risks are



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