Coast Guard needs to improve its cyber workforce says watchdog


The GAO calls on the service to adopt six key recommendations to improve the ability of its staff to respond to cyberattacks.

CISA seeks public comment on upcoming major cyber incident reporting regulations


Industry will have until Nov. 14 to comment on the Cyber Incident Reporting for Critical Infrastructure Act of 2022.

Cybersecurity skills shortage has led to a talent war between agencies says Commerce CIO


"It's a very, very tough situation with cybersecurity hiring. It's extremely difficult getting the right people with the right skills right now."

Nuclear energy regulator wants to use AI to detect cyberattacks on power plants


The agency seeks a vendor to evaluate existing technologies and approaches and select one for a test case.

IRS commissioner warns lawmakers about IT spending shortfall


In fiscal 2021 the agency had to request $600 million in interappropriation transfers to cover its IT spending shortfall.

Watchdog says USAID must improve data privacy protections


The oversight body identified failings including the overzealous retention of social security numbers.