A big cybersecurity bill awaits the Senate in September, and several other information-security measures are in the pipeline.
With hackers using contractors to access sensitive federal data, the Office of Management and Budget has released draft guidance aimed at strengthening contractor cybersecurity.
The National Institute of Standards and Technology is proposing four broad objectives as the foundation for international standards in cyberspace.
Federal CIO Tony Scott also asserted that more IT spending is needed: "You can't save your way to success."
CIOs are warning lawmakers that they're about to discover the hidden costs of implementation.
GSA Administrator Denise Turner Roth informed Sen. Claire McCaskill that the System for Award Management is scheduled for integration on Aug. 23, 2017.
Wrangling over amendments delays floor action on Senate cyber bill until September.
Access to material need to conduct investigations has been curtailed since President Barack Obama took office, says the Justice Department IG.
Federal leaders discussed agile's promise and the notion that the government-changing approach could yield positive results far beyond IT – if feds can stomach it.
September 30 is much closer than it seems, and even a continuing resolution could run into snags.
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