‘Significant work’ remains for Census to address IT, cybersecurity ahead of 2020
The bureau has processes in place to identify cybersecurity weaknesses, but it needs to be sure to implement fixes too.
Security clearances, cybersecurity, 2020 census remain on GAO’s High-Risk List
The list, which the GAO publishes every two years at the start of a new Congress, puts particular attention on the process for security clearances — an issue the agency first raised separately in 2018.
Census Bureau details cybersecurity protections for 2020 count
With the bureau preparing to make signification leaps in its technology for the 2020 count, agency officials are seeking to allay concerns about how citizen data will be protected.
Commerce CIO Turk would like the IC’s help securing the 2020 census
As the Commerce Department prepares for the 2020 census, its CIO wants to leverage the intelligence community to identify the threats against it.
House committee chides Census Bureau for failure to deliver information about IT systems
"The Bureau’s failure to respond to the Committee’s request is unacceptable," the letter to acting Director Ron Jarmin reads. "Provide the requested documents and information immediately."
Automated signature system expected to save $1.2M annually for Census Bureau
The eSignLive system will remove the need for paper and manual shipping and handling.