In a "dear colleague" letter, Capitol Hill's leading computer geeks tell members of Congress how to protect themselves online.
With a veteran CIO planning his exit, the CFPB needs a new tech leader – and the agency can offer far more than the typical federal salary.
The Justice Department says greater authority is necessary to pursue anonymous criminals, but some senators oppose what they say is an encroachment on Americans' digital rights.
Two Democrats with oversight responsibilities are asking OPM for specifics about its transition and reorganization plans for a new bureau formed to handle background checks.
The Office of Management and Budget is looking to forge links between privacy and tech experts, to help the two disciplines work together.
Hackers are stealing millions by cracking weak links in SWIFT's interbank money transfer system, and Sen. Tom Carper wants to know what the Fed and others are doing about it.
What contracting officer representatives really think is needed to fix contract management.
In the second round of FITARA grades, many agencies improved but none managed to get top IT management marks.
As the timeline shortens, House overseers are demanding that the CIO-less Census Bureau prove it is on track to get the technology and leadership ready for the 2020 headcount.
Among the provisions the Obama administration opposes is a measure that would codify U.S. Cyber Command as its own unified command and one that would restrict funding for the Pentagon’s prized outreach office in Silicon Valley.
The IBM Center for the Business of Government shares some ideas for staying off the Government Accountability Office's high-profile watch list.
A group of inspectors general appealed to congressional leaders to change a Justice Department order they say is preventing them from carrying out their oversight duties.
Imperatis had been awarded a crucial contract to carry out the Shell modernization project for OPM. The firm has quit due to "financial distress," according to OPM.
The nation's air traffic control system is in dire need of stable funding. Is taking the checkbook away from Congress the answer?
Year-old FITARA rules are forging a new language between CIOs and CFOs.
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