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Zero trust, cloud security pushing CISA to rethink its approach to cyber services

John Simms, the deputy branch chief of the Cybersecurity Assurance Branch in CISA, said all the guidance is helping agencies shift their cyber thinking…

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Federal cyber agencies call zero trust ‘new normal’ of security, partnering to implement

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Pentagon putting more data behind IT modernization decisions

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COVID-19 created huge demand for data, but USDA came prepared

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Agency cyber chiefs see ‘federal employee 2.0’ emerge from long-term telework

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USPTO looks to move RPA bots from employees’ laptops to ‘centralized’ platform

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GSA, Education, USAID receive ‘As’ on FITARA scorecard

The House Oversight and Reform Committee released the ninth version of the Federal IT Acquisition Reform Act (FITARA) scorecard with 20 of 24 agencies…

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Marines testing mobile devices for security, convenience

Renata Spinks, the Cyber Technology Officer for the Marine Corps, said the corps is trying to ensure its mobile devices balance risk with usability.

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AP/Manu FernandezFILE - This Feb. 25, 2019 file photo shows a banner of the 5G network is displayed during the Mobile World Congress wireless show, in Barcelona, Spain.  The U.S. communications regulator will hold a massive auction to bolster 5G service, the next generation of mobile networks, and will spend $20 billion for rural internet.  5G will mean faster wireless speeds and has implications for technologies like self-driving cars and augmented reality.   The Federal Communications Commission said Friday, April 12,  that it would hold the largest auction in U.S. history, of 3,400 megahertz, to boost wireless companies’ networks.  (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez, File)

GSA looks to usher in 5G era amid projected surge in agencies’ mobile data

GSA officials say 5G will help bring the Internet of Things to every level of government, but that increase in smart sensors also means a greater surface area for cyber intrusions.

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