DHS efforts to develop entry/exit systems that capture travelers’ biometric data are making progress, a GAO report finds, but full implementation is far from simple.
The Department of Veterans Affairs is looking to hire a permanent IT security lead.
The head of the NSA says that in the wake of Russia's hacking of the Democratic National Committee, the U.S. has to rethink what critical infrastructure means in a digital age.
The number of close encounters between civilian aircraft and unmanned drones in national airspace is on the rise, the FAA reports.
The Department of Commerce is revising its confidentiality agreement for statistical data survey respondents to reflect the fact that the Department of Homeland Security could see some of that data if it is captured by the Einstein system.
Government transparency advocates expect Obama-era open data policies to continue but would like to see agencies and Congress prioritize their expansion.
The U.S. and the international community have yet to agree to standard definitions of cyber attacks and cyber-enabled economic warfare, and that's hindering effective policy responses to attacks, according to a new report.
Reports from two more states say their election systems were scanned without authorization by DHS during election season.
According to a recent survey, gaps between existing skill sets and new requirements could hinder records management outcomes.
The National Industrial Security Policy Operating Manual is a solid start, but agencies and contractors can't approach this as a compliance exercise.
A group of state officials formally opposed the DHS critical infrastructure designation for election systems and want it rescinded.
Despite cybersecurity policy advances, former DHS officials say the private sector should not expect much help from the government with hacks and breaches.