Written Answers. - Computer Software.

Nora Owen


66 Mrs. Owen asked the Minister for Defence if he has satisfied himself that his Department and all agencies under his auspices are using licensed software only; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [15369/98]

It is a matter of settled policy that only licensed software is used by my Department and by the Defence Forces. I have been advised that, in line with that policy, and computer security practice, an audit will be conducted in September-October of this year.