HHS made recommendations to covered entities to improve the security of their electronic health records.
For 23 years, he’s been a steady, even-handed overseer of cybersecurity as exercised by federal agencies. Now he’s decided to call it a career.
In today’s Federal Newscast, the General Services Administration is trying to make it easier to learn and ask questions about its relatively new beta.SAM.gov contract opportunities portal.
Lawmakers say they fear cybersecurity mitigation efforts are taking a backseat to the mounting pile of IT modernization initiatives ongoing at the Department of Veterans Affairs.
At the Homeland Security Department, the National Cybersecurity Protection System hasn’t met all of its objectives for intrusion detection and information sharing.
The National Protection and Programs Directorate said it has all the authorities it needs, with just one exception.
The Homeland Security Department is finalizing regulations for a new personnel system for its cyber workforce, which would change the way it recruits, hires, pays and retains top talent.
Greg Wilshusen discusses the Department of Homeland Security’s struggle to get a handle on where and what types of cybersecurity people it needs.
Last year, nearly all of the 24 big departments and agencies had problems with cybersecurity in all of the control areas, according to a new GAO report.
GAO found that most CFO Act agencies still have major weaknesses in information security areas like access control, and have not implemented hundreds of GAO and IG recommendations.