VA installs Lynette Sherrill as permanent chief information security officer


The cybersecurity leader has carried out the responsibilities of CISO on an acting basis since the departure of Paul Cunningham in February.

Department of Veterans Affairs working to end of July timeline for CISO appointment

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The VA is seeking to appoint a new chief information security officer following the departure of Paul Cunningham in February.

HHS commits to continuous monitoring, after information security found ‘not effective’


HHS is working with the Department of Homeland Security to implement automated CDM tools.

White House disagrees with GAO over agencies’ information security program ratings


OMB refutes the watchdog's finding that it should adopt a more precise scale for rating agencies' IT security.

Federal IPv6 Task Force preparing transition plan guidance


Step one focuses on forming an agency's transition team.

House lawmakers introduce FISMA modernization legislation


The reform bill was introduced on Tuesday by Reps. Maloney, D-N.Y., and James Comer, R-Ky.