Popular bill to encourage broader document publication was stalled in the Senate until this week; Boehner declines to schedule House vote.
The attack on Sony marks an escalation that damaged a network and destroyed data. Experts say feds need to be watchful for similar assaults.
Now that all the major smartphone platforms offer mobile payment options, federal agencies need to join the trend
Comments from industry and others interested in the draft security requirements guide are due Dec. 29.
The FISMA overhaul incorporates the existing division of labor on protecting federal networks, while the TSA measure creates new levels of oversight for IT acquisition at the agency.
News and notes from around the federal IT community.
The nation's archivist gets rule-writing authority under a new law. Will everyday feds notice the difference?
Officials from DHS and DOT face different challenges with departmental data but agree that when it comes to managing big data, "you're never done."
A new scholarship program for Air Force veterans taps into the increasing demand for cybersecurity jobs.
Regardless of where the investigation into North Korea's alleged role in the Sony hack leads, the Obama administration's strategy of indicting state-sponsored hacking is likely to continue.
Recent directive brings needed clarification and "a big movement forward" on business operation, acting CIO Halvorsen says.
Experts from agencies and the private sector talk customers, capabilities and the unexpected crosscurrents of cloud technology.