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Report: Two Interior Department agencies riddled with IT vulnerabilities

by Samantha Ehlinger • 4 months ago

Thousands of critical and high-risk vulnerabilities were identified on IT assets at the Bureau of Indian Affairs and Bureau of Indian Education, according to an inspector general report released to the public.

Bureau of Land Management moves ahead with plans to allow online oil, gas auctions

by Whitney Blair Wyckoff • 10 months ago

Some environmentalists have raised concerns that holding online auctions could limit public participation, like protests, at the auctions.

Interior falls short in logical access control standards — report

by Whitney Blair Wyckoff • 11 months ago

However, the report, required by the Cybersecurity Act of 2015, noted the strides Interior has made in multifactor authentication.

Interior agencies use Pokemon Go to capture interest in parks, wildlife refuges

by Whitney Blair Wyckoff • 11 months ago

The National Park Service and other Interior Department agencies have used the augmented reality game to attract attention to their lands.

Too close for comfort: Interior launches system to keep drones away from wildfires

by Whitney Blair Wyckoff • 11 months ago

The department's wildfire data collection program would link to web and mobile apps as well as an API.

FWS plans to digitize its employee performance tracking system

by Whitney Blair Wyckoff • 11 months ago

The Interior agency is working with HR software company Acendre to develop a pilot that will move FWS off a paper-based performance management system.