Mulvaney touts R&D increase, but some accounts would take cuts

by Carten Cordell • 5 days ago

The OMB director extolled proposed increases for research & development, but some agencies tasked with technology development are taking a hit.

Evolving identity management crucial for federal cybersecurity, but budget woes slow adoption

by Carten Cordell • 2 weeks ago

According to a new survey, identity management tech is evolving, and to no one's surprise, budgets are making it difficult for agencies to update their systems.

The new-age Manhattan Project: How do we protect today’s secrets from tomorrow’s quantum computers?

by Carten Cordell • 4 weeks ago

While quantum computers aren't here yet, there are growing calls to develop the cryptography to protect against them today.

Graves says final IT modernization report will debut soon

by Carten Cordell • 4 months ago

The acting federal chief information officer also said the White House is preparing to implement the MGT Act as soon as it becomes law.

NIST drops ‘federal’ from cyber controls guidance

by FedScoop Staff • 6 months ago

The move to remove the word “federal” from the title of its magisterial catalogue of cybersecurity and privacy controls is one of a series of proposed changes.

Pentagon will soon hold contractors to elevated cyber standards

by Billy Mitchell • 8 months ago

An updated regulation requires all vendors who do business with the department to more safely guard "covered defense information" that is transmitted to or stored in their systems or networks for contracted work.