• Heartbleed vs. WannaCry: A tale of two cyber attacks

    The Office of Management and Budget and the Department of Homeland Security led a much more coordinated and informed defense against the WannaCry cyber attack that began May 12.

  • How an OMB team bolstered governmentwide cyber efforts over the last 5 years

    Trevor Rudolph, the chief of business operations and cybersecurity for Whitehawk and a former chief of OMB’s cyber and national security team, said during his five years on the job he has seen a marked improvement in how agencies are securing their data and systems.

  • OMB cyber exec heading to private sector

    Trevor Rudolph is leaving the White House after spending the last four-plus years as the chief of OMB’s Cyber and National Security Unit. IT executives at the GPO and SEC also are on the move.

  • Spies and citizens get a win-win with new directive

    Intelligence analysts say a new Defense Department data gathering policy helps civil liberties and intelligence work.