Maria Roat: Government must become more digital to respond during crises like COVID-19
There are still necessary opportunities to improve things like "authentication and identity management as we interface with our citizens," said Roat.
Suzette Kent leaving government in July
Kent told her team in a meeting that she will depart government service in July.
Keith Bluestein takes over as CIO of the Small Business Administration
He returns from NASA, where he served as associate CIO for enterprise services and integration.
Maria Roat officially named deputy Federal CIO
The prominent leader in the federal IT space leaves the Small Business Administration, where she has had first-hand experience with the pressures on federal IT created by the coronavirus pandemic.
SBA addressing information security issues amid coronavirus response efforts
The agency's security operations team has taken down eight fake websites and two fake Twitter accounts in recent weeks with the help of the Department of Homeland Security.
Audit finds SBA’s information security program ‘not effective’ despite cyber improvements
The agency has boosted oversight of incident response, risk management and contingency planning, but continues to fall short of FISMA expectations.