DOD IG: Cybersecurity upgrades are not being properly implemented
The DOD's IG is not pleased with the way the department is consolidating its IT networks and trying (but not always succeeding) at increasing its cybersecurity.
DOD clarifies security requirements to compete for $8B back-office cloud
There's good news for potential DEOS cloud vendors who don't yet meet the military's level 6 security requirements.
DHS says it needs more authority to secure mobile networks
The Department of Homeland Security needs more authority over mobile telephone networks to properly do its job of securing federal IT systems against hackers.
Experts call energy infrastructure cybersecurity bill ‘shortsighted’
Lawmakers fear that hackers will ramp up attacks against U.S. energy infrastructure and as a result, have crafted new legislation to help find solutions. Some cybersecurity experts, however, are skeptical of the Senate’s latest efforts.