Tech companies put initial $30M toward securing open source software supply chain

The funding will be spread across 10 streams addressing vulnerabilities and weaknesses.

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Senate intelligence committee discusses science and tech monitoring to outcompete China

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Experts say the government would benefit from an analytic capability that flags unwanted technology transfers in real time.

Biden to sign bill to create rotational program for federal cybersecurity workforce

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The legislation comes as agency leaders ramp up efforts to lure private sector IT experts into government.

Half of federal agencies expected to meet all zero trust requirements by 2024 deadline: GDIT

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GDIT surveyed 300 federal mission and IT decision-makers on their expectations of meeting zero-trust requirements under Biden's 2021 cybersecurity executive order.

Making sense of government zero-trust guidance

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The head of cybersecurity strategy for public sector at Google Cloud on why zero trust is an outcomes-oriented approach.

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.

Moving quantum committee under White House authority expected to improve inter-agency coordination

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Quantum industry executives have responded positively to the elevation of the advisory committee.

National AI Advisory Committee establishes 5 working groups

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Trustworthy AI, R&D, the workforce, U.S. competitiveness, and international cooperation are the five initial focus areas.

Biden appoints two new research scientists to National Science Board 

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Victor McCrary and Julia Philips join the board, which establishes the policies of the National Science Foundation.

Industry groups call on lawmakers to support extra tech funding in FY23 appropriations

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Nine trade organizations say Congress should support IT modernization funding to ensure agencies meet zero trust goals

Energy Department launches council to coordinate AI activities

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The first meeting of the oversight body is planned for June.