Federal Communications Commission

FEMA, FCC warn emergency alert system vulnerable to hacking


FEMA issued an advisory to broadcasters after learning the exploit may be demonstrated at the DEF CON hacking conference in Las Vegas.

FCC and NTIA overhaul spectrum coordination agreement


The agencies sign a memorandum of understanding intended to increase cooperation and promote more efficient use of spectrum.

Federal Communications Commission picks Allen Hill as CIO


He takes over the role from current acting CIO Andrea Simpson.

Carr: FCC must continue freeing up spectrum for 5G


The Republican commissioner shared his schedule for have federal agencies vacate certain bands so they can be auctioned to commercial providers.

White House, Pentagon agree to fastest transfer of spectrum for commercial 5G use


A spectrum-sharing agreement with industry was developed in 15 weeks and could help domestic vendors challenge China's Huawei.

FCC’s CIO on embracing technology and agility during the pandemic


Francisco Salguero discusses artificial intelligence, virtual desktop infrastructure and crisis plans that give the FCC’s IT team the ability to meet critical mission needs.