Technology aids the workforce, but the government's IT security personnel need investments in training and development opportunities to truly thrive.
Informing potential victims of a data breach as early as possible seems like a sensible policy, but it's not that easy.
A rumored order would allegedly implement parts of a bill that stalled in Congress this year.
The Republicans and Democrats each target cybersecurity in their platforms, but much of what they're offering sounds very familiar.
Federal mobility efforts are advancing fast, but discussions keep coming back to unresolved security issues. ATF's Rick Holgate suggests that agencies are making progress.
Armed with lessons from other government agencies and strategies from OMB, the NRC is trying on tablets for size -- with some reservations.
Party document accuses current administration of "costly and heavy-handed regulatory approach."
In lieu of legislation, the president could boost cybersecurity himself, and at least one lawmaker thinks he should.
In the United States, cultural and political opposition to a national identity card is all but insurmountable. Yet the need for a workable solution grows more pressing by the day.
People have countless reasons to support good digital identity management. When the federal government is involved, however, a complex challenge gets even trickier.
Although EPA's six-month delay at informing people involved in a data breach drew criticism, the requirements for notification leave something to be desired.
Despite the potential danger of the cyber threat and a rising chorus of voices urging action, the government seems to be making only halting progress. There are several reasons for that, and no easy solutions.