U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS)

OPM CISO James Saunders, right, and Interior CISO Stan Lowe, left, take part in a panel discussion on zero trust at the Amazon Web Services Innovate Day on May 15, 2024. (Scoop News Group photo)

Agency CISOs aren’t sweating a looming zero trust deadline

Security chiefs at OPM, Interior and USCIS reflect on budgetary and cultural challenges ahead of a Sept. 30 due date to implement zero trust architecture.
WASHINGTON, DC – NOVEMBER 16: Department of Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas testifies during a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing in Washington, DC. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

Department of Homeland Security lays out AI plans in new roadmap

The agency is planning a department-wide directive on AI, plus new guidance from CISA and a report on the technology’s risk from its weapons of mass destruction…
Dec. 8, Washington D.C. — Panellists Gerald Caron and Randy Resnick speak with moderator Felipe Fernandez at the Fortinet Security Transformation Summit, produced by Scoop News Group. (Image credit: Pixelmestudio).

Agencies finding their zero-trust priorities vary, funding needs less so

HHS OIG is adjusting its zero-trust roadmap, while DOD's CIO for cybersecurity needs a data tagging and labeling standard and USCIS wants a more adaptive trust model.