CISA expects most agencies to be deploying endpoint detection by FY23

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Officials touted the agency's success as civilian cyber operational lead, during a House hearing Tuesday.

HHS commits to continuous monitoring, after information security found ‘not effective’

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HHS is working with the Department of Homeland Security to implement automated CDM tools.

GAO’s FY21 financial management review; Services MAC and small businesses; Analyzing the data deluge

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On the latest episode of The Daily Scoop Podcast, Dawn Simpson on GAO’s review of government agencies’ FY21 financial statements, former administrator of federal procurement strategy Angela Styles on GSA’s final small business strategy for the Services MAC and Kinetica’s Nima Negahban on the tools government is using to analyze all its data.

CISA revising Zero Trust Maturity Model to better align it with CDM services

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CISA has had several discussions with the Office of Management and Budget about developing metrics assessing agencies' progress adopting zero trust.

Steven McAndrews joins National Nuclear Security Administration as deputy CIO

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He will work alongside CIO James Wolff, who left OMB last July to join the nuclear security agency.

CDM increasing visibility into agencies post-Cyber Executive Order

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Acting Program Manager Richard Grabowski tells FedScoop about changes to CISA's Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation Program made since the cybersecurity executive order last May.

Dunkin: DOE’s cybersecurity posture ‘stronger’ than D grade reflects

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The CIO responded to criticism her department's priorities aren't in order and leave it vulnerable to attack.

Latest FISMA reform proposals would codify federal CISO role

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The role is currently politically appointed but does not have statutory authority.

IRS cyber deficiencies leave taxpayer data at risk, IG report says

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American Rescue Plan Act funds have helped address the problem, but more is needed to modernize aging systems.

CISA ordered to automate collection of cybersecurity metrics by April 2022

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OMB expects to begin grading agencies with a compliance scorecard based on the data by the end of 2022.