February 09, 2016
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The interagency council will design training for federal employees and mold privacy policies across government.
A job listing for the promised new Federal Chief Information Security Officer is now online, providing more details about the position that President Barack Obama created Tuesday as part of his national action plan to bolster cybersecurity.
President Barack Obama announced a national cybersecurity action plan Tuesday, substantially increasing the requested amount of federal funding dedicated to cybersecurity, creating a new federal information security chief and proposing a significant increase in efforts to expand the nation’s cybersecurity workforce.
February 08, 2016
It is necessary that federal agencies looking to innovate take risks and be unafraid to fail in a productive and intelligent way, according to a new report from the Partnership for Public Service.
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The Department of Homeland Security has a new recruitment video seeking cybersecurity experts to join its ranks. Learn more at dhs.gov/cybercareers or search DHS jobs at dhs.usajobs.gov.
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The Department of Veterans Affairs is trying a new agile project management framework for IT delivery, and it will start by adopting the program to one of its most contentious and high stakes projects — the redesign of its electronic health records system.
Contact information for approximately 9,000 Department of Homeland Security employees was dumped onto the Web Sunday evening, with hackers threatening another 20,000 Justice Department employees were next.
February 05, 2016
A federal court ruled Thursday the U.S. Department of Justice must review and explain why they have withheld information from a D.C. privacy group even after they received their Freedom of Information Act request.
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Both private companies and the federal government have the tools to track and share cyber threats, but need to do more to bring both sides to the table when it comes to protecting the country from malicious attacks.
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