Cybersecurity leader Larry Zelvin claims "core citizen-facing websites are not exposed to risks" from the security flaw.
OMB director gets the nod to replace Sebelius, who is resigning from HHS
The agency is using its experience with the Federal Strategic Sourcing Initiative to adopt targeted buying practices similar to those used in the private sector.
The Cyber Defense Exercise, now in its 14th year, is designed to put classroom lessons to use in the real world.
The two-day, closed-door exercise brought together contractors and defense agencies in a test of cyberwarfare.
IRS.gov and HealthCare.gov remain secure, while GSA defends the reliability of open source software.
Government has barely scratched the surface of what it could achieve in R&D with more, better and bigger prize competitions, experts say.
Budget Director Sylvia Burwell identified three management issues that need to be fixed to help IT procurement.
The Section 516 rule seeks to eliminate IT gear from firms that are responsible for cyberattacks on U.S. companies or have ties to China's military.
The department's inspector general says backup plans for the systems that support workplace as a service are inadequate.
Continuous diagnostics and mitigation will allow agencies to have a clearer view of vulnerability gaps, and could also aid forensic investigators after the fact.
The spectrum in question is used by federal agencies, which would share frequencies with commercial entities.