FBI Director James Comey and other senior intelligence leaders told Congress that the use of encrypted communications by terrorists and other adversaries remains a problem for investigators.
DHS pulled a two-year-old solicitation for administrative support for cyber mission offices.
Executive orders creating an interagency privacy council and a national commission on cybersecurity kick off President Barack Obama's final year of cyber policymaking.
A Senate bill would require the Office of Management and Budget to ensure that every executive agency develops a comprehensive software licensing policy.
The president put the federal government's portfolio of aging IT systems front and center in his final budget request to Congress.
The export control agency, which has had well-documented cybersecurity woes, is now hunting for a top technology official.
The Obama administration's proposed Cybersecurity National Action Plan for FY2017 includes $3.1B for IT modernization and a new federal chief information security officer.
Steve Kelman details a recent experiment "whose results should be of interest to every federal manager."
After 15 years at the Professional Services Council, Stan Soloway is striking out on his own.
A new survey seeks insight into how agencies are handling Freedom of Information Act requests.
In a Feb. 5 op-ed, the Senate Armed Services Committee chairman called industry executives' objections to weakening encryption "ideologically motivated and profit-driven, though not without merit."
As GSA awaits bids for its next-generation telecom contract, it completed an important inventory of services that federal agencies are using under current contracts.
Members of Congress are looking to DHS for a more complete regime of social media background checks on Syrian refugees looking to enter the U.S.
An IG review found that email messages containing classified information were sent to Colin Powell's personal account and to the personal accounts of Condoleezza Rice's immediate staff, according to Rep. Elijah Cummings.
On the cusp of tax season, unexplained tech troubles forced the IRS to suspend several key digital operations.
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