DNI James Clapper told lawmakers that absent a clear U.S. cyber deterrence policy, hacks of the magnitude of the OPM intrusion will continue.
When you add up credit monitoring costs and cybersecurity spending, fallout from the OPM breach could potentially rocket past $1 billion. How much will be well spent? And what unknown costs are lurking?
GSA is reviewing the two-year minimum corporate experience requirement for its Schedule 70 IT GWAC.
An oversight report reveals conflicting visions of testing IRS systems that generate tax information under the 2010 health care law.
The announcement is part of broader efforts to implement the president's February executive order and make better information sharing a reality.
A policy memo puts new boundaries on federal law enforcement's use of cell-site interceptors or IMSI catchers.
The Defense Department CIO wants the private sector’s help in making it more costly for hackers to do harm -- and cheaper for the Pentagon to stop them.
DOD acquisition chief Frank Kendall sees a wide gap "between our national security needs and how we meet those needs."
Prospects are brighter for quick Senate committee action on an email privacy measure than for floor consideration of a broader information-sharing bill.
Remote access of data is a beautiful and dangerous thing. When it comes to cloud and mobile, feds could take a breather and collect strategies instead of rushing headlong into the year-end spend-a-palooza.
Worries persist about how well the FAA's new air traffic control system will work with other systems.
News and notes from around the federal IT community.
OFPP and FAI aim to recruit, train, develop and retain talented acquisition professionals for the federal government, and revisions to the Federal Acquisition Certification in Contracting are just the beginning.
The Army is using an acquisition template known as the Information Technology Box to help it cope with cyberthreats.
The $60 billion vehicle for integrated services has already influenced other big acquisition efforts, but fiscal 2016 will be critical for OASIS's future success.
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