FCC CIO David Bray to leave government, won’t take NGA role
After recently announcing he was moving to a first-of-its-kind role in government, FCC CIO David Bray has decided to leave the government altogether.
New CISO takes lead at Customs and Border Protection
U.S. Customs and Border Protection has hired Alma Cole as its chief information security officer.
DHS: Georgia incident was legitimate work, not a hack
The Department of Homeland Security told Georgia’s Office of Secretary of State that the IP address associated with an attempted breach of the state agency’s firewall was tracked to an office in U.S. Customs and Border Protection, a revelation that has DHS “deeply concerned.”
GSA releases policy allowing public to report website vulnerabilities
The General Services Administration’s Technology Transfer Service released a policy Tuesday that will grant people a legal way to detect and notify the agency of security vulnerabilities on a number of public-facing government websites.