From patching to passwords, the Government Accountability Office is troubled by persistent shortcomings with the data security posture at IRS.
A senior Senate staffer says that Congress is unlikely to move on significant legislation to mandate law enforcement access to encrypted communications.
A private-sector security evangelist will be writing the cyber report President Barack Obama requested by the end of the year.
A senior defense official told lawmakers that a fix for a software glitch with the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter jet will be tested next week, but delays arising from problems are inevitable.
There are gaps in laws covering health data privacy, accessibility and security, but some lawmakers worry new regulations will create even greater problems.
DOD is "taking steps to aggressively drive more savings" than the projected $1.8 billion through fiscal 2018, DOD CIO Terry Halvorsen told lawmakers March 22.
House members are forming a bipartisan working group to focus on legislative issues around encryption.
Lawmakers are seeking more information from the Department of Veterans Affairs on the future of its electronic health record system.
LaVerne Council tells legislators the Department of Veterans Affairs could become "the premier governmental agency of FITARA."
At a March 17 Senate Armed Services Committee budget hearing, legislators wanted to know if investments in IT innovation are enough to face potential threats from Russia and China.
After years of negotiations, a move to cede U.S. control of a critical piece of global Internet infrastructure is almost ready to go.