"Open source by default" ought to apply not only to code developed by government agencies, but also to virtually all code that vendors supply the government, a developer with GSA's startup urged.
In its first national conference, the International Consortium of Minority Cybersecurity Professionals sought to lay the groundwork for getting more women and minorities into the cyber ranks.
The breaches of IRS security tools are, in some ways, good signs, said IRS Commissioner John Koskinen, because they demonstrate that the tools are making hackers' lives harder.
The reorganization of DHS's cyber agency aims to showcase spectrum of physical and IT protections.
The Justice Department on March 24 indicted seven hackers associated with the Iranian government for infiltrating systems controlling a New York dam, and attacking several U.S. banks.
The director of the FedRAMP cloud service authorization program offered a preview of what's on tap for the coming reboot.
The NCCIC's hands-on "red team" cybersecurity testing service group is planning two new threat services that federal agencies can use to find security gaps.
One of government's latest startups has plans to add dozens of people and finish 15 projects this summer.
Later this year the Army will be deploying Wi-Fi capability to its soldiers. Meet the man who made it happen.
A private-sector security evangelist will be writing the cyber report President Barack Obama requested by the end of the year.
A senior defense official told lawmakers that a fix for a software glitch with the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter jet will be tested next week, but delays arising from problems are inevitable.
The episode is a reminder of the Pentagon’s ongoing struggle to keep defense secrets out of the hands of foreign hackers.