Health and Human Services IG sizes up department’s cybersecurity vulnerabilities
"[W]e have initiated a new series of audits looking for indicators of compromise on HHS and OPDIV systems to determine whether an active threat exists on HHS networks or whether there has been a past breach by threat actors," a new report says.
HHS pairs new AI tools with federal data to treat cancer, Lyme disease
The Opportunity Project (TOP) Health tech sprint blended open federal data with AI technology to streamline research, better identify new treatments and disseminate new information.
HHS sets voluntary cybersecurity guidelines for health industry
The new guidance emphasizes the financial and health impacts of cyber incidents and outlines steps practitioners can take to better secure their systems.
CTO Evan Lee on lessons learned with cloud modernization
Lee from HHS’s Inspector General office says to avoid one-size-fits-all solutions to cloud platforms and learn how to pick those that match business needs.
Can collaboration tools like Slack, HipChat and G Suite help fix government? USDS is betting on it
FedScoop sat down at the USDS headquarters with a group of members embedded at various agencies who described how they use collaborative tools and why they believe they're so important in modernizing government operations.
HHS roundtable highlights priorities for applying data to the opioid crisis
Joel Gurin and Katarin Rebello of CODE highlight the key findings of a recent HHS roundtable on open data and the opioid crisis.