Let’s Talk About IT Ep. 12 — Securing DOD’s remote workforce, an exit interview with Essye Miller
In a podcast exit interview as Miller retires, she discusses DOD's IT response during COVID-19, telework and how important it’s been to keep the federal workforce connected remotely and securely.
Pentagon’s Essye Miller retiring — IC CIO John Sherman will replace her
Miller, who has served as deputy CIO of the Pentagon since 2017, will be replaced by John Sherman, CIO of the intelligence community.
DOD networks, under ‘unprecedented’ strain, are more vulnerable to attacks, official says
"With the increase in telework capability comes an increase in attack surface for our adversaries,” says Essye Miller of the CIO's office. "They are already taking advantage of the situation."
Former JPMorgan exec named Pentagon CIO
Dana Deasy joins the Pentagon after spending a handful of years as CIO of JPMorgan Chase.
DOD’s move to commercial cloud requires ‘revamp’ of risk management framework
In the current framework, there are more than 600 security controls, burdening the process of bringing an application online.