Cybersecurity

Ask the CIO: Department of Veterans Affairs

In this exclusive webinar edition of Ask the CIO, host Jason Miller and his guest, Kurt DelBene, assistant secretary for information and technology and…

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Evolving NIST project could help relieve ‘burden’ of software ATOs

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Planning for the uncertain: What to watch and how to prepare for CMMC

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Squeaky-clean cyber hygiene: Ready your organization now for FedRAMP and CMMC changes to come

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The Patent and Trademark Office wants to improve the security of its crown jewels

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NIST SP 800-63-4: What the new phishing-resistant definition means for federal agencies

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Data breach at your agency? Better report it and get it over with

Agency tech staffs must, by law and regulation, report cybersecurity breaches. But some industry surveys show that organizations do not always report breaches,…

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This NASA project really shows the need for supply chain security

Supply-chain cybersecurity might seem like and abstraction, until you are, say, NASA, and building new ground stations to support the multi-billion-dollar…

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U.S. Marine Corps Forces Cybersp/Staff Sgt. Jacob OsborneMarines with Marine Corps Forces Cyberspace Command pose for photos in the cyber operations center at Lasswell Hall aboard Fort Meade, Maryland, Feb. 5, 2020. MARFORCYBER Marines conduct offensive and defensive cyber operations in support of United States Cyber Command and operate, secure and defend the Marine Corps Enterprise Network. This image is a photo illustration.

NIST’s changes to SP 800-171 stress flexibility, harmonization

The National Institute of Standards and Technology’s new draft update to Special Publication 800-171, Revision 3 takes into account a year’s worth of comments and data collection to make significant changes to the requirements.

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