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CISO council considers new authentication mechanisms for feds, citizens

Multifactor authentication and identity are a major issues in front of the federal chief information security officer council.

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GSA looks to reach 100M Login.gov users by year’s end, starting with VA partnership

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IRS plans pivot to Login.gov, lets users create online accounts without facial recognition

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Fix to SAM.gov can’t come soon enough for hundreds of contractors

GSA is reducing the three-month old requirement for vendors to send by mail notarized letters to update current registrations or apply for a new one.

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Draft policy pushes interagency committee to better address building security

The Office of Management and Budget is seeking comments on a draft policy that promotes shared services for identity credentialing and access management.

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New identity management approach for USAJobs

In today’s Federal Newscast, the USAJobs.gov website is among the first citizen facing sites to use the new Login.gov identity management service.

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