The Pentagon has outlined a military strategy that goes beyond previous doctrine in its focus on offensive cyber operations.
The department's Science and Technology Directorate aims for seamless cybersecurity infrastructure as part of its long-term plan for technological development.
News and notes from around the federal IT community.
A new report suggests common components contain serious vulnerabilities, but an open source advocate argues that's only half the data.
Over-the-air provisioning remains a challenge for classified mobile devices.
Former NSA Director Keith Alexander drops collaboration with CTO Patrick Dowd after conflict-of-interest questions arise.
The structure of continuous diagnostics and mitigation services complicates coupling the process to FedRAMP.
The flip side of default data encryption on mobile devices is that a lost or stolen device won't yield up its secrets -- an important feature for many federal employees.
Cyber resiliency in financial services comes from public-private coordination and aggressive prosecution.
DHS considers the Padding Oracle On Downgraded Legacy Encryption a middling threat to users.
Beginning next year, new payment processing terminals at federal agencies must have the necessary software to support new security features.
A decade after the 9/11 Commission identified agencies' reluctance to share information as a dangerous shortcoming, the government is moving in the right direction.