Tags Cybersecurity

NOAA scouting small businesses for help securing data from satellites

by Billy Mitchell • 1 week ago

NOAA is looking for small businesses that might be able to help with the IT security of its ground-based data centers and systems, and the data flow of everything between them and its satellites.

Committee issues policy on mobile use in secured spaces

by Billy Mitchell • 2 weeks ago

The new directive simply allows for the use mobile devices in secured spaced, but "it doesn't mandate that these devices be allowed [there]."

Pentagon CISO Essye Miller’s top cyber priorities, challenges and more

by Billy Mitchell • 4 weeks ago

"Unauthorized access, disclosure, destruction of IT and data could be as destructive as any kinetic attack," Miller says in her FedScoop Q&A.

IG slams OPM cybersecurity for continued deficiencies years after breaches

by Billy Mitchell • 1 month ago

In total, OPM received a score of 2 from the IG out of a possible 5 for its cybersecurity maturity level in this latest report.

An 18F for cyber? DHS CISO wants one

by FedScoop Staff • 2 months ago

Jeff Eisensmith wants the federal government to establish a team of cybersecurity experts akin to 18F.

Not just money and talent: Five ways the government can get better at cybersecurity

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 2 months ago

Some key takeaways from a D.C. CyberWeek panel at Georgetown University on Tuesday.