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Experts laud SolarWinds post-attack efforts, but why’d it take a massive cyber incident to make changes?

SolarWinds officials are trying to make their case to agencies that they are creating more rigor and security in their development and testing processes.

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White House names first federal chief information security officer

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As IT budget request inches up, OMB underscores better overall management

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White House raises cyber stakes with request for 35 percent increase in 2017

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OPM, OMB to stand up new agency, director to own security clearance process

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Be aware, adaptable to new threats says OPM’s cybersecurity chief

The Office of Personnel Management’s new Senior Cybersecurity and IT Adviser Clif Triplett shared his vision for how to address cyber threats during a…

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New cyber threat center to hit initial stride in October

Michael Daniel, the White House cybersecurity coordinator, said the new Cyber Threat Intelligence Integration Center (CTIIC) will work behind the scenes…

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Investigation reveals timeline, scope of attacks on OPM networks

The Office of Personnel Management was improving the cybersecurity of its IT systems, when it discovered hackers had breached two of its networks.

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