Census

Satellite data allows Census to validate addresses for 2020 from the comfort of the office

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 1 month ago

Officials say only around 35% of the nation's households remain to be validated in-person.

‘Significant work’ remains for Census to address IT, cybersecurity ahead of 2020

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 5 months ago

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

by Joe Warminsky • 7 months ago

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

by Carten Cordell • 1 year ago

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

by Carten Cordell • 1 year ago

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

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 2 years ago

"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."

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