Cybersecurity

  • Agency tech leaders want more force behind Nat’l Cybersecurity Strategy

    The White House recently released the first National Cybersecurity Strategy in 15 years. Now top tech leaders in the administration seek to put some force behind it.

  • Episode 11: Cybersecurity – become a cybersecurity thought leader

    In this episode of Market Chat we will provide cybersecurity insight from both government and industry experts. Apply what you’ll learn from this episode of Market Chat to make better marketing and sales decisions and increase your company’s visibility within the federal cybersecurity space.

  • Ask for forgiveness, not permission

    Lookout’s Vijaya Kaza joined Gigi Schumm on Women of Washington to discuss why women shouldn’t let labels define their success as individuals

  • Cybersecurity as a shared responsibility

    With October ushering in Cybersecurity Awareness Month, agencies and industry must remember that the challenges they face are among the most common for organizational and personal security.

  • Army may incorporate more civilians into its cyber teams

    Only 20 percent of the Army’s cyber teams are made up of civilians. The Army is analyzing whether that’s the right ratio in an environment where every uniformed servicemember is expected to be able to deploy to combat.

  • Census director nominee sees ‘confidence’ in cybersecurity preparations

    Steven Dillingham, the Trump administration’s pick to head up the Census Bureau, just 18 months out from the 2020 decennial count, faces the challenge of overseeing the first census that households can respond to online.

  • White House, Pentagon cyber strategies give more leeway to fight back

    INSA praises new plans of action from DoD and the White House that could help send a clear message to potential attackers that cyberthreats will be deterred in real-time.

  • NIST updating cyber guidance as agencies continue to adopt internet of things

    NIST wants to make sure agencies understand the added challenges of cybersecurity for IoT. That’s why it’s producing a new guidance document on the subject.

  • How CIOs can be trusted leaders of transformation

    LaVerne Council, the national managing principal for Enterprise Technology Strategy and Innovation at Grant Thornton and a former Veterans Affairs Department CIO, said agency technology executives have to tackle their challenging roles by combining their mission goals with IT strategies based on data to build trust across the department.

  • DHS pushes Congress to act on cyber reorg, protection from enemy drones

    The Homeland Security secretary says changing the name of the National Protection and Programs Directorate is more than cosmetic, while also calling for new authorities to chase terrorist drones.