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IoT, Internet of Things, cybersecurity

Federal cybersecurity blanket stretches to cover Internet of Things (IoT) devices

Billions of Internet of Things (IoT) devices are scattered all over the world. These devices are potential entry points for cybersecurity attacks

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Why it’s time for everyone to reorient their thinking about cybersecurity

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How regulations not meant for contractors, sometimes end up complicating their business

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FTC Noncompete Clauses

What economists are saying about the FTC’s new proposed ban on noncompete agreements

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A bipartisan Senate push to tamp down at least one threat from China

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Is working for the government really so horrible?

Averages don’t tell you everything, but on average the government has to work to restore employees’ faith.

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Return-to-office plans a major cause for decline in 2021 Best Places to Work results

Employee engagement and satisfaction dropped by 4.5 points in the Partnership for Public Service’s 2021 “Best Places to Work in the Federal Government”…

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USDA has been trying to consolidate 17 networks for a decade, now it has the money to do it

The Technology Modernization Fund Board made three awards to USDA, DHS and FTC for a total of $94.8 million for network and cyber efforts.

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