The Daily Scoop Podcast: October 22, 2021
On the latest episode of The Daily Scoop Podcast, former Deputy Secretary of Defense Bob Work, Greg Grant, senior fellow at CNAS, Greg Sisson, CISO at DOE and Merritt Baer of AWS, former senior cybersecurity council at DHS.
VA contractor Cerner to lay off 150 workers in November — report
Cerner CEO David Feinberg acknowledged the job losses in an internal email to staff.
Building a user-friendly cybersecurity infrastructure
U.S. Public Sector Cybersecurity Programs Lead Peter Romness of Cisco explains how organizations can make zero trust architecture more accessible for employees.
House passes bill to address software supply chain risk at DHS
The Senate referred the bill to its Homeland Security Committee on Thursday.
State Department preps potential $8B IT services acquisition
The State Department said previously the new IT acquisition would likely have a ceiling of $4 billion, but new documents showed it has doubled that.
DOJ says it will protect whistleblowers who disclose contractor cybersecurity failures
Deputy Attorney General Lisa Monaco says the department will ensure those who come forward are 'protected and compensated.'