multi-factor authentication

DOD must clear up some cybersecurity rules for contractors, IG audit says

by Jackson Barnett • 4 months ago

Department of Defense officials said they couldn't mandate strong passwords and automatic logouts for contractors because existing regulations are in the way.

Audit: USPTO’s mismanagement of active directory poses ‘significant’ cyber risk

by Dave Nyczepir • 6 months ago

Additionally, the agency failed to protect critical information technology assets found to be vulnerable two years ago, which could lead to intellectual property theft.

DISA plans for more OTAs after early successes

by Billy Mitchell • 7 months ago

The agency has three new OTAs coming, including an evolution of the military's joint situational awareness system.

DHS issues emergency order to prevent agency DNS hijacking

by Sean Lyngaas • 11 months ago

The order out of concern that federal agencies could be vulnerable to cyberattacks intended to gain access to the platforms used to manage domain name system (DNS) records.

Senators want answers on State Department’s lack of multi-factor authentication

by FedScoop Staff • 1 year ago

State uses enhanced authentication on just 11 percent of required agency devices, according to reports.

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