• Acquisition
    Shutterstock image ID: 569172169 By Zenzen

    CBP to consolidate IT offices

    CBP plans to move almost 4,000 IT workers around the capital region to a single facility in Loudoun County. 03/26/2018

  • Defense
    consolidation (By tereez/Shutterstock.com)

    Navy axes CIO office in reorg

    Navy Undersecretary Thomas Modly announced his new role as Navy CIO, collapsing the previous office that oversaw IT guidance for the Marine Corps and Navy. 03/26/2018

  • People
    voting scrutiny (Bakhtiar Zein/Shutterstock.com)

    DHS hires former EAC chairman to tackle election security

    A month after being passed over for another term on the Election Assistance Commission, Matthew Masterson joins the Department of Homeland Security to tackle election security issues. 03/26/2018

  • Law Enforcement
    Cyber Attack

    U.S. indicts Iranian hackers

    The Departments of Justice and Treasury announced indictments and sanctions for an Iranian company and 10 individuals for stealing billions of dollars in research and intellectual property from universities in the United States and around the world. 03/23/2018

  • Contracting
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    EIS contractors want more time for transition

    EIS contractors are chafing under what they see as a slow transition from GSA's old telecommunications contract to its next-generation vehicle. 03/23/2018

  • Law Enforcement
    cloud migration (deepadesigns/Shutterstock.com)

    CLOUD Act set to pass in omnibus

    Congress is poised to pass legislation that will have big implications for cross-border data sharing, law enforcement investigations and data privacy. 03/22/2018

  • Congress

    Lawmakers eye CDM legislation

    Legislation may be coming with the aim of putting the Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation program back on track. 03/22/2018

  • Congress
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    House Republicans renew Holman Rule

    The House backed a provision to allow lawmakers to offer amendments that cut spending on specific programs, offices or federal employees. 03/21/2018

  • Defense
    Shutterstock ID ID: 219609541 By 3000ad

    Now's not the time for a Space Force, STRATCOM leader says

    Following President Donald Trump's comments, U.S. Strategic Commander Gen. John Hyten said he loved the idea of a Space Corps, but America doesn't need one yet. 03/21/2018

  • Oversight
    Shutterstock photo ID: 200726867 By chuyuss

    Senator still waiting on grid cyber assessments from Energy

    As the Energy Department prepares to build out its cybersecurity capacity, a key member of the Senate Energy committee is waiting on energy sector cyber assessments. 03/21/2018

  • Census
    Census 2020 By Maria Dryfhout Stock photo ID: 790714156

    Commerce chief pushes Congress for census funding

    Commerce Department Secretary Wilbur Ross pushed appropriators to fund the updated lifecycle cost for the census, but offered little about the citizenship question and the search for a permanent director. 03/20/2018

  • Congress
    secure election (WhiteDragon/Shutterstock.com)

    Senate Intel committee releases election security recommendations

    The Senate Select Committee on Intelligence released its initial recommendations on election security after investigating Russian attempts to target election infrastructure during the 2016 U.S. elections. 03/20/2018

  • Management
    DDM Margaret Weichert March 20 2018

    IT, workforce, customer service central to President's Management Agenda

    The just-released President's Management Agenda focuses on IT modernization, reshaping the federal workforce and the reorganization of government. 03/20/2018

  • Cybersecurity

    NPPD taps vendor for No. 2 role

    The National Protection and Programs Directorate, the cybersecurity arm for the Department of Homeland Security, has tapped Matthew Travis as deputy undersecretary 03/20/2018

  • Comment
    security (ranjith ravindran/Shutterstock.com)

    Why CDM vendors need more flexibility

    Prime contractors on the government's Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation program need the ability to respond with agility to changing threats. 03/19/2018

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