FITARA

FILE - This Friday Jan. 11, 2013 file photo of a member of the Cybercrime Center as he turns on the light in a lab during a media tour at the occasion of the official opening of the Cybercrime Center at Europol headquarters in The Hague, Netherlands. Criminals have spotted a new business opportunity with the coronavirus pandemic and are now plundering the needy and the fearful and even disrupting the medical sector, online and off, with fraud, counterfeit products and cybercrime, a report issued Friday by the European law enforcement agency Europol says. (AP Photo/Peter Dejong, File)

A new mechanism to help agencies avoid buying counterfeit products

In today’s Federal Newscast, agencies will have a new weapon in the battle against counterfeit or fraudulent products.

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DHSSoraya Correa

When it comes to federal procurement expertise, she’s the go-to person

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Who is a CDO’s boss? Survey finds mixed role in agency hierarchy

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Breaking down FITARA’s cyber scores: How do we raise the grade?

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In 2020, VA CIO finally received oversight over all IT spending despite 2015 law requiring it

Right before the fifth anniversary of FITARA, VA gave its chief information officer the control over all IT spending across departments, leaving just four…

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Amelia Brust/Federal News NetworkMerit Systems Protection Board, files, seal, stack, papers

MSPB extending mandatory telework until next month

In today’s Federal Newscast, while many agencies are setting reopening dates in early to mid-June to bring an initial wave of employees back to the office,…

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County of Santa Clara/Eric VanceAnn Dunkin, former CIO of the Environmental Protection Agency and Santa Clara County, California.

Ann Dunkin: From schools to EPA to county gov’t

Ann Dunkin’s career included CIO positions at Palo Alto school district, Environmental Protection Agency and Santa Clara County, California.

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