Government Accountability Office (GAO)

Coast Guard needs to improve its cyber workforce says watchdog


The GAO calls on the service to adopt six key recommendations to improve the ability of its staff to respond to cyberattacks.

Watchdog report identifies cybersecurity failings at National Nuclear Security Administration 


GAO finds that the agency has no cyber risk management strategy for nuclear weapons IT systems.

Watchdog calls for further formalization of agency CIO responsibilities


GAO recommends that Congress consolidate responsibilities designated in law that agency IT leaders have inherited through the creation of the CIO role.

Cyber talent strategy on the way; Why federal contract spending is down


Former Deputy Federal CIO Margie Graves; GAO’s Tim DiNapoli.

Microsoft challenges $1B task order award to AWS as part of C2E cloud solicitation


The Government Accountability Office is expected to make a decision about the disputed National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency award by Dec. 5.

ICE awards $341.6M in cloud hosting contracts to Four Point Technology


The awards come after ICE amended the solicitation in response to protests over cloud service provider limitations from Oracle and Mythics.