Post-quantum cryptography oversight lacking for agencies

Agencies should be given a drop-dead date to submit plans for protecting their most sensitive data says one encryption expert.

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House passes bill to address software supply chain risk at DHS

by • 4 days ago

The Senate referred the bill to its Homeland Security Committee on Thursday.

DOJ says it will protect whistleblowers who disclose contractor cybersecurity failures

by • 4 days ago

Deputy Attorney General Lisa Monaco says the department will ensure those who come forward are 'protected and compensated.'

Army will halve number of remaining data centers, says Raj Iyer

by • 5 days ago

The Army CIO stresses the enhanced security of hosting programs and data on cloud-based systems.

CMMC AB working to be more ‘aggressive’ in recruiting assessors

by • 6 days ago

The CMMC AB's top concern is ensuring a sufficient pipeline of assessors.

Army looks to increase oversight, centralization of IT spending

by • 6 days ago

A new strategy published Wednesday creates two councils to scrutinize the service's IT procurement.

Kessel Run signs first agreement implementing new software acquisition policies

by • 6 days ago

The new software acquisition pathway solidifies the software factory's relationship with Air Combat Command.

Defense Digital Service looks to ‘SITH’ to stop insider threats before they happen

by • 7 days ago

The prototype project is meant to deliver a proof-of-concept for automating insider threat tracking of cleared DOD staff.

JWCC cloud contract providers will have to adhere to FedRAMP-like cybersecurity regime

by • 7 days ago

The test will ensure cloud providers that work under the new JWCC contract follow strict cybersecurity controls.

Navy shifts to enterprise IT services approach

by • 2 weeks ago

The Navy's new IT operational model aims to reduce redundancy and increase cybersecurity.

The Air Force remakes a squadron into a cyber-focused unit

by • 2 weeks ago

The Air Force is turning some communications squadrons into units focused on cyber defense.