DHS developing tech to better secure email on government-issued mobile devices

by • 1 year ago

The cloud-based, root-of-trust software is integrated into BlueRISC's private email application to separate business from personal assets.

With help from NIST, Sen. Wyden wants us to be smarter about .zip files

by • 2 years ago

“Many people incorrectly believe password-protected .zip files can protect sensitive data. Indeed, many password-protected .zip files can be easily broken with off-the-shelf hacking tools,” the Oregon Democrat says in a letter to NIST.

IRS warns against new phishing scams for 2019 tax season

by • 3 years ago

With several massive data breaches last year, the IRS says the taxpayers and preparers should be extra vigilant as criminals could use information obtained in those breaches to fuel a tax scam.

Two-thirds of federal email is now in the cloud

by • 3 years ago

That's up 5 percent since last quarter.

A month later, agencies still lagging, vulnerable in move to DMARC

by • 4 years ago

More than a third of federal agencies still have not adopted Department of Homeland Security-mandated security measures that stop attackers from spoofing email.

State Department suffers outage of unclassified email

by • 4 years ago

The State Department experienced an unclassified email outage Friday morning, an official told FedScoop.