At the annual Defense Information Systems Agency’s forecast to industry, executives told more than 1,000 contractors about plans to expand the browser isolation pilot and test the use of blockchain for logistics.
Hosted by Dr. Richard Shurtz and Jim Russ, and sponsored by Stratford University. Google Chrome offers a patch for zero-day vulnerability.
The National Guard is trying to protect state cyber networks and ensure election security.
NASCIO celebrated 50th anniversary with over 850 CIOs and IT vendors in Nashville, Tennessee. Virginia’s CIO had the latest details on its enterprise IT outsourcing agreement, while Massachusetts’ CIO discussed its daily 500 million network intruder pings.
Chris Krebs, the director of the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency at DHS, said recent ransomware attacks on Baltimore, Louisiana and Texas brought to light the need for a more coordinated federal, state, local and private sector response to cyber attacks.
Later this month, the FCC is set to vote on new rules that are likely to all-but-prohibit ZTE and Huawei equipment on U.S. commercial telecom networks.
CISA’s Jeanette Manfra said her office has talked with 50 agencies, cloud and network vendors and others to create guidance to help agencies more easily meet the Trusted Internet Connections requirements.
Federal News Network organized a panel discussion with industry and government cybersecurity experts to explore the challenges, and opportunities, around this critical issue.
The Defense Innovation Unit finally shows its cards on what it’s been working on the past few years.
Margaret Weichert, the deputy director for management at the Office of Management and Budget, says she is deeply concerned about structural impediments to bring agility to government.
CISA will give agency and industry partners an opportunity to compare notes on the best way to securely share cyber threat information.
Indiana CIO Dewand Neely discussed working with constitutional officers, his security maturity/assessment model and proudest accomplishments.
The federal government has avoided major cybersecurity breaches and data theft in recent years. To avoid problems, Ben April of Farsight Security says ‘best practices’ and simply changing passwords remain the best tools we have.
Data storage and maintaining cybersecurity standards are daunting challenges for the Justice Department’s U.S. Attorney’s Office.