This audit revealed that in 2018 a hacker gained access to CommCorp employees’ personally identifiable information, and that the quasi-public state agency submitted incomplete payroll and expenditure information to the state Comptroller’s transparency website, CTHRU. The audit examined the period of July 1, 2015 through June 30, 2018.
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Audit Audit of the Commonwealth Corporation
|Organization:||Office of the State Auditor|
|Date published:||March 19, 2019|
In accordance with Section 12 of Chapter 11 of the Massachusetts General Laws, the Office of the State Auditor has conducted a performance audit of Commonwealth Corporation (CommCorp) for the period July 1, 2015 through June 30, 2018. In this performance audit, we examined certain activities of CommCorp’s administration of the General Program within its Workforce Training Fund Program, its protection of personally identifiable information in its records, and its compliance with the General Laws regarding providing its financial records to the Secretary of Administration and Finance for public disclosure.
Below is a summary of our findings and recommendations, with links to each page listed.
CommCorp did not adequately protect confidential employee information.
CommCorp did not submit required payroll and expenditure information to the Commonwealth to be made available to the public on a searchable website.
A PDF copy of the audit of the Commonwealth Corporation is available here.
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