Kirstjen Nielsen, a former cybersecurity consultant and current deputy chief of staff in the White House, is returning to DHS to lead the agency.
A federal tech agency put its internet of things policy on hold while as new leader faces Senate confirmation.
A senior Justice official wants the private sector to adopt "responsible encryption" that allows law enforcement access via warrant to encrypted communications.
IT cost overruns and fears of low online response rates have contributed to a steep upward revision of the costs of counting the U.S. population in 2020.
A motion to dismiss a lawsuit against President Trump argues that a president gets to decide what is and isn't a presidential record.
New legislation would improve security and oversight of connected devices.
How a 1997 military exercise sparked the eventual creation of a unified combatant command for cyber.
The NAACP has filed a lawsuit against the Commerce Department alleging the agency illegally withheld internal documents regarding the Census Bureau's preparation for the 2020 count.
The FBI began construction of a new data center in Pocatello, Idaho, that will eventually consolidate duties of dozens of its other data facilities.
An audit found that the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation's protocols for responding to a data breach weren't followed, even as the agency has faced dozens of security incidents in the past two years.
Two longtime federal IT leaders discuss the pros and cons of elevating agency CIOs in the executive branch power structure.
Draft legislation before the House Intelligence committee puts new restrictions on the use surveillance powers to target Americans, but privacy advocates are looking for more reforms.