DHS Secretary Jeh Johnson said he won't slack off on cybersecurity and management reforms at his agency in his last year on the job.
A bipartisan congressional group has asked the FCC and NTIA to free up NOAA spectrum for commercial use.
Rep. Will Hurd (R-Texas) welcomed the administration's cybersecurity budget and IT modernization efforts but said it is up to agencies to make the most of them.
FBI Director James Comey and other senior intelligence leaders told Congress that the use of encrypted communications by terrorists and other adversaries remains a problem for investigators.
A Senate bill would require the Office of Management and Budget to ensure that every executive agency develops a comprehensive software licensing policy.
The Obama administration's proposed Cybersecurity National Action Plan for FY2017 includes $3.1B for IT modernization and a new federal chief information security officer.
The president put the federal government's portfolio of aging IT systems front and center in his final budget request to Congress.
DHS pulled a two-year-old solicitation for administrative support for cyber mission offices.
The export control agency, which has had well-documented cybersecurity woes, is now hunting for a top technology official.
Executive orders creating an interagency privacy council and a national commission on cybersecurity kick off President Barack Obama's final year of cyber policymaking.
A new survey seeks insight into how agencies are handling Freedom of Information Act requests.
In a Feb. 5 op-ed, the Senate Armed Services Committee chairman called industry executives' objections to weakening encryption "ideologically motivated and profit-driven, though not without merit."