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Pentagon security agency aims to get background investigations software on track

Officials are trying to right the ship on the National Background Investigation Services program.

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Industry urges ramp-up of insider threat info sharing with security clearance changes on the way

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Warner tells ODNI, OPM to get moving on major security clearance reforms

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The future of continuous evaluation is just about here, and it has a different name

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Pressure’s on security clearance adjudications facilities, as investigation backlog drops

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‘Greatest risk we have is doing nothing:’ Trump administration details case for OPM reorg

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NBIB prepping people, contracts and IT ahead of security clearance transfer to DoD

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Industry says security clearance transfer paves way for long-awaited modernization

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Trump makes security clearance transfer official with executive order

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No change in prices as DoD prepares for security clearance transfer

The costs of conducting a security clearance in fiscal 2020 will remain consistent at 2019 levels, even as the Defense Department prepares to assume responsibility…

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AP/J. Scott ApplewhiteNational Background Investigation Bureau Director Charlie Phalen testifies before the Senate Intelligence Committee as lawmakers examine problems and practices of issuing security clearances to government employees, at the Capitol in Washington, Wednesday, March 7, 2018.

As NBIB shrinks the security clearance backlog, other personnel vetting agencies feel the pressure

The backlog of pending security clearances and other matters at the National Background Investigations Bureau (NBIB) is down more than 25 percent from…

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Move of some DISA personnel, IT systems sets table for upcoming security clearance merger

The Defense Information Systems Agency announced plans to transfer a few dozen employees within the National Background Investigations System office, as well as employees within DoD’s Consolidated Adjudications Facility, to the Defense Security Service.

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