Supporters are pressing for continuation of 18F and USDS, amid the uncertainty of tech policy in the coming Trump administration.
Federal agencies will be able to sign up with the General Services Administration's contract writing as-a-service in the coming year.
NIST's new guidance on security for the internet of things is not prescriptive like FIPS but instead offers a foundation for engineering security into connected devices.
Agencies get an updated definition of a cyber incident in a recent Federal Information Security Modernization Act memo.
As the new administration comes on board, leaders must understand the cybersecurity relationships protecting critical infrastructure, according to one expert.
Based on the "Hack the Pentagon" bug bounty program, the Army's effort will let military personnel and government civilians find vulnerabilities in the Army's recruiting websites.
Steve Kelman looks for clues (and raises concerns) about how the next administration might run.
The IRS needs to implement more controls for IT contracts to meet federal requirements to protect agency systems and sensitive information.
The Office of Management and Budget is looking for more functionality, security, privacy and oversight of agencies' public-facing websites.
Experts warn that past transitions have ignored the lessons learned by outgoing administrations, and the stakes are so high now that the Trump Administration needs to heed the advice of Obama's cyber officials.
The Justice Department is looking for a senior executive to manage analytics, agile processes and more cutting edge tech development.
President-elect Donald Trump's transition team has 73 days to get ready to take over the federal government.
Two top Army officials reflect on some of the innovation accomplishments of the Obama administration and the challenges that lie ahead for the incoming Trump administration.
Despite earlier hacks and official concerns that Russia or others would seek to sabotage the U.S. elections, there was little sign of malicious cyber activity through most of Election Day. But that doesn't mean all is well.
The U.S. Postal Service does not know how many internet-facing hosts it has, lacks adequate firewall protections and is therefore vulnerable to unwanted network intrusions.
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