The DOD needs to define AI and protect its data better, watchdog says
A new IG report dinged the DOD for its lack of coordination on AI projects and a need for stronger security controls to protect its data.
Lawmakers want Joint AI Center directly under deputy secretary of Defense
The part of the House's draft version of the 2021 National Defense Authorization Act that focuses most on tech and cybersecurity was released Monday.
DHS lacks a cyber workforce strategy four years later
Without proper staffing and training, the department can't be sure federal systems are secure, according to the Office of Inspector General.
Navy creates elevated CIO office
A new, elevated department-level CIO role, formally the special assistant for information management, will lead a team dedicated to proactively improving cybersecurity and managing other digital priorities.
Army’s new cyber units come with serious workforce challenges, GAO finds
The Army is facing a range of staffing, equipment and training issues as it shifts to face the future of warfare.
Commission issues early recommendations for better federal IT hiring
A recent staff memo weighed in on things that the government could do to be more competitive.