Deficient IT security controls at a core data center put the Department of Interior at risk of exposing sensitive and personally identifiable information.
The Democratic senator hope to block plans, floated by the Homeland Security secretary, to collect social media and mobile device passwords as a condition for travelers to enter the United States.
Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah) introduced two bills that would rein in law enforcement's use of technologies that tracking users via their mobile phones.
State officials are still pushing for answers from DHS on critical infrastructure designation. DHS wants to talk.
How to balance cybersecurity threats and demographic trends in the federal workforce.
Policymakers need to stop looking for a silver bullet deterrence model for cyber and recognize the complexity of the threats, say current and former officials.
The current effort to integrate DOD systems with the Cerner electronic health record represents a new direction in Pentagon IT culture and practice, according to CIO Terry Halvorsen.
The FBI is looking for more cooperation from industry and private businesses to identify and mitigate cyberthreats.
DOD innovation programs are pushing ahead and industry show no signs of hesitation despite uncertainty around key leadership positions in the Pentagon.
The initial rollout of the Pentagon's new commercial electronic health record system MHS Genesis has begun, with full implementation set for 2022.
After the Department of Veterans Affairs announced plans to pursue multiple scheduling projects, the chairman of VA's authorizing committee said the agency should have a single system in place.
SaaS applications are changing the way agencies work - but new security approaches are needed when you no longer have a perimeter to protect.