Aside from addressing immediate privacy concerns, the president’s overhaul plan will set precedents to be applied to future cybersecurity operations.
Among the background checks performed by USIS were those on intelligence community contractor Edward Snowden and Navy Yard shooter Aaron Alexis.
As cyber staffing shortages put pressure on the public and private sectors, many employers are showing little patience for job seekers with entry-level skills.
A cloud-based project is aimed at boosting the ability to report radiation monitoring data in emergencies.
The fallout for federal customers from a federal court decision blocking "net neutrality" rules remains murky, but most analysts are predicting little change for the immediate future.
The upcoming NIST cyber framework will provide some structure, but a new report says additional measures will be needed to implement a comprehensive management plan for federal IT security.
CBP said it processed more than 360 million travelers at U.S. air, land and sea ports in fiscal 2013.
DHS’s Keith Trippie says the cloud can boost government innovation while cutting up-front costs.
Margie Graves has been a behind-the-scenes force for DHS since 2003. Last year, however, brought newfound visibility -- not all of it welcome.
Richard Spires explains how agencies can plan for an orderly and forward-looking consolidation.
DOD agencies are testing framework with controlled unclassified information.
The risk of cyberattacks on physical infrastructure is growing at the same time the threat to federal computer networks has increased.