USAID hit with cyberattack by Russian-backed group Nobelium: Microsoft

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Hackers are believed to have accessed the agency's Constant Contact email marketing service account.

Bill Hunt joins SEC’s Cloud Center of Excellence

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The technologist moves to the agency after recently serving as chief enterprise architect at the U.S. Small Business Administration.

Government Accountability Office highlights rising cost of cyber insurance

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The agency finds also that insurers are offering lower coverage limits and have limited historical loss data.

Lawmakers urge Department of Defense to help address backlog of veterans’ records

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COVID-19 has slowed access to the records, which are needed by veterans to obtain services such as unemployment assistance, medical treatment and home loans.

Department of Veterans Affairs picks Booz Allen for $1.1B benefits processing contract

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The government contractor will provide the agency with support services for five years.

Oversight leader says volume of datasets ‘biggest challenge’ in COVID-19 fraud prevention

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Robert Westbrooks says the pandemic response accountability committee is triaging datasets as it progresses with fraud detection work.