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3 takeaways from FITARA 14

Rep. Gerry Connolly’s letter to agency CIOs seeking details about their data center closure plans will help determine a new grading category for the…

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Congress wants to overhaul FISMA. Agencies are already measuring security differently

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(AP Photo/Jenny Kane)FILE - In this Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2019, file photo, a woman types on a keyboard in New York. Following the disclosure of a global cyberespionage campaign that penetrated multiple U.S. government agencies and private organizations, governments and major corporations worldwide are scrambling to see if they, too, were victims. (AP Photo/Jenny Kane, File)

CISA gives agencies 90 days to further harden networks against Microsoft email threat

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Veteran of White House, DHS steps into federal CISO role

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Federal CISO Schneider plans to reinvigorate CyberStat in fiscal 2021

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Federal CIO Kent to depart in July

Federal chief information officer Suzette Kent joined the administration in January 2018 and since then has accomplished several policy updates and created…

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Agencies seeing more brute force or disruptive cyber attacks than ever before

Grant Schneider, the federal chief information security officer, said the 2019 Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA) report to Congress shows…

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OMB to name agency to lead federal IT supply chain information sharing effort

The Trump administration is working to determine the lead agency to coordinate information sharing for IT-related supply chain risks.

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