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."
As GSA awaits bids for its next-generation telecom contract, it completed an important inventory of services that federal agencies are using under current contracts.
On the cusp of tax season, unexplained tech troubles forced the IRS to suspend several key digital operations.
Members of Congress are looking to DHS for a more complete regime of social media background checks on Syrian refugees looking to enter the U.S.
The U.S. Customs and Immigration Services created new deputy CIO slot to help balance everyday IT operations and burgeoning DevOps, agile and cloud activities.
Acting OPM Director Beth Cobert said she is committed to working with Congress on modernizing IT, but lawmakers raised concerns about the agency's apparent inability to turn over requested documents.
In a new survey, federal leaders say they're making digital progress, but most also say they're merely updating old systems, not reinventing processes for the Digital Age.
An IG review found that email messages containing classified information were sent to Colin Powell's personal account and to the personal accounts of Condoleezza Rice's immediate staff, according to Rep. Elijah Cummings.
Demand for more documents on the 2015 data breach comes on the eve of the acting director's confirmation hearing.
The average federal pay raise for fiscal 2016 was 1.3 percent.
The audit will gauge how well agencies have corrected vulnerabilities identified by Command Cyber Readiness Inspections.
NITAAC's program director argues that GWACs offer IT management benefits that extend well beyond price.