Chief Information Security Officer

Microsoft hires Oki Mek as CISO for federal civilian sector


Mek was previously chief AI officer at the Department of Health and Human Services.

Christopher Adams to join Treasury as CISO of Departmental Offices bureau


A spokesperson confirmed the appointment and said the IT leader will start work on Oct. 10.

Security experts urge agencies to test post-quantum cryptography algorithms now


The advice comes ahead of NIST's expected publication of approved algorithms.

FAR updates that would mandate cyber incident reporting for contractors a year or more away


OMB has submitted two proposals for updating contract language to the FAR Council.

Homeland Security CDM dashboard lacks key data, IG report finds


The DHS' Office of Inspector General finds that the dashboard has reported less than half of required data on network assets.

Navy CISO gets another key cyber role


Christopher Cleary is now the service's principle cyber adviser. He will remain as the Navy's CISO until a new person is selected for that job, a spokesperson told FedScoop.