Trump administration taps new OPM, GSA nominees
Nominees Jeff Tien Han Pon and Emily Webster Murphy both have extensive backgrounds serving at the agencies they've been tapped to lead.
OPM takes background check system offline
After facing a breach in its background check processing platform, the Office of Personnel Management has suspended operations of the system temporarily to improve its security.
Why the OPM hack demands accountability
The federal government's cybersecurity efforts are in shambles. Is it time to stop blaming the bureaucracy and hold individuals accountable?
OPM hack may have compromised all federal employee data, union says
A major government worker union says the cyber attack against the Office of Personnel Management may be much worse than initially reported.
OPM investigating cyber breach
Personal information on 4 million individuals may have been compromised, agency says.
Agencies granted special hiring authority for digital services
Agencies looking to build digital services squads can now skirt some of the typical federal requirements in hiring technologists for those teams.