NIST is set to release an overhauled systems security engineering document it hopes will spur construction of better cybersecurity systems from the start.
House-passed updates to the 30-year-old Electronic Communications Privacy Act eliminate differences in the way locally and remotely stored email messagess are treated when it comes to law enforcement access.
Two key senators are getting impatient waiting for a new version of a key piece of governmentwide IT policy that hasn't been updated in 15 years.
GAO says the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration should determine how it would respond to a cyberattack on a high-tech car if it happened on the road.
As innovative technologies such as cloud and big data accelerate, federal IT managers are looking to the private sector for help.
Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.) teased plans for legislation against the scourge of botnets at a Georgetown appearance.
The Bureau of Engraving and Printing is seeking a new "currency technology officer."
DARPA wants to use biometrics and other tools to improve a key element of U.S. cyber deterrence strategy.
Regardless of the source of metadata, "you're going to get improvements by merit of how the data is tagged and how the attributes are assigned," NSA Deputy CIO Sally Holcomb said.
FEMA is adding public-facing social media to the operational data streams used by its watch centers in civil emergencies.
In its latest data breach report, Verizon's team lays out the tried-and-true methods hackers are using to own enterprises – and the ways enterprises can fight back.
GSA has given vendors a heads-up on the next steps for its $50 billion EIS telecom contract and the Alliant RFPs.