Five principles for securing government information systems can help agencies better understand and manage risk.
The IG's semiannual report to Congress highlights IT and cybersecurity risk areas at the State Department.
Lawmakers quiz oversight officials about why agencies aren't taking their advice.
NOAA bumped the launch of a key weather data collection satellite to October 2016, but the agency doesn't anticipate a gap in weather forecast data because of the change.
Members of the House and Senate intelligence committees are in talks to iron out the final details of the cybersecurity bill.
Lawmakers hammering out the details on House and Senate cybersecurity legislation have not ruled out the possibility that the measure could make its way into a larger funding bill.
Legislators urge agency leaders to weigh in on the best ways to implement (and grade) IT reform efforts.
DHS awarded an expansion contract to help extend Einstein 3 Accelerated protections to civilian agencies by year's end under the new cybersecurity strategy.
The FBI director sounded upbeat about the possibility of convincing tech firms to give law enforcement access to encrypted customer communications with a warrant.
Federal employee job satisfaction rose to 58.1 out of 100 in the Partnership for Public Service's annual rankings, but IT specialists have the lowest score.
The new in-house IT consultancies at GSA and OMB will likely outlast the Obama administration, according to federal CIO Tony Scott.
Chief data officers are still finding out where they fit into agency plans and hierarchies.