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    OPM digs into the post-pandemic puzzle of remote work and locality pay

    An Office of Personnel Management official said on Thursday that the office is looking into pay administration rules in terms of remote work as part of broader efforts to provide guidance for the long-term future of a more dispersed federal workforce. 04/15/2021

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    USTRANSCOM prepares for third-party cyber compliance assessments

    U.S. Transportation Command is preparing a proof of principle for a cyber compliance program in preparation for broad adoption of CMMC. 04/15/2021

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    Now hiring for next set of Presidential Innovation Fellows

    Originally a brainchild of the Obama-Biden tech office, the Presidential Innovation Fellows program is now looking for its eighth cohort of in-house federal tech innovators. How has it changed, and what lessons might the program offer for recruiting top tech talent into the government? 04/14/2021

  • Cybersecurity
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    Nakasone deflects senators' invitations to seek domestic spying powers

    Lawmakers have continued to prod the NSA chief to request new surveillance authorities that might prevent another SolarWinds-type breach. 04/14/2021

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    FCW Insider: April 14, 2021

    The latest news and analysis from FCW's reporters and editors. 04/14/2021

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    House Oversight presses for details on TMF repayment plans

    A group of House Democrats is asking administrators of the revolving Technology Modernization Fund how they will make sure its payback mechanisms don't "atrophy" after the massive surge in money from the American Rescue Plan. 04/13/2021

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    Microsoft patches new Exchange CVEs, credits NSA with discovery

    The new vulnerabilities found in Exchange servers running on-premises are separate from zero-day exploits discovered and announced in March. 04/13/2021

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