Intelligence community will set security clearance data standards in 2019 to whittle backlog

by • 4 years ago

The intelligence community needs a new game plan to quell a backlog of unprocessed security clearances, and officials think new data standards could help.

IC leaders want AI to be your coworker, not your replacement

by • 4 years ago

Intelligence leaders want analysts to see AI as a "powerful sidecar," but its adoption is not without its hurdles.

New OPM background check agency will inherit huge backlog

by • 6 years ago

​When the National Background Investigation Bureau — the agency the Obama administration created in the wake of the massive Office of Personnel Management cyber attack — stands up next month, it will inherit a backlog of more than 500,000 clearance investigations, a senior bureau official said.

Budget uncertainty plays havoc with intelligence planning, ODNI director says

by • 7 years ago

The nation's top intelligence officer, James Clapper, says 30 major systems acquisitions are impacted by the congressional budget limbo.

The DIA edition

by • 7 years ago

Inside Scoop gets you closer to the real story behind the headlines.

Commentary: OPM breach leaves threats hidden in plain sight

by • 7 years ago

A 50-year veteran of the U.S. intelligence community, Charles Allen says the data breach at the Office of Personnel Management poses security risks unlike anything he's ever seen.