Joe Warminsky

Joe Warminsky is Scoop News Group's news desk editor.


Postal inspectors’ digital intelligence team sometimes acted outside of legal authorities, report says

by • 5 months ago

USPS's internet analytics team occasionally used open-source intelligence tools beyond postal inspectors' law enforcement authorities, according to a watchdog.


Reviews of 2020 census data show undercounts of some demographic groups, overcounts of others

by • 5 months ago

The 2020 census, called the "first online," undercounted the Black or African American population, as well as other groups, officials said.


DHS’s innovation program brings in 5 more blockchain startups

by • 2 years ago

The small Phase 1 awards are specifically for projects on preventing forgery and counterfeiting of certificates and licenses at agencies like U.S. Customs and Border Protection.


Telework shift presented durable lessons about workforce, USPS and NASA officials say

by • 2 years ago

Going forward, organizations will need to define the "new normal," said USPS's CISO. Every company will have to decide if it still needs employees working side-by-side.


Congressman reminds everyone about potential to do legislative work remotely

by • 2 years ago

Rep. Eric Swalwell is reintroducing a bill that would "mandate the development of a secure remote voting system" for use in the House, but only on noncontroversial legislation.


Foreign IT subcontractor had improper access to Commerce system, audit says

by • 3 years ago

Commerce sent sensitive data from a document management system to a Canada-based subcontractor with "unvetted foreign nationals," according to a new IG report.