OMB issues updated Trusted Internet Connections policy

by Billy Mitchell • 2 months ago

The update is meant to give agencies more flexibility when connecting their networks externally through the Trusted Internet Connections initiative.

Updated FISMA guidance pressures agencies to use CDM program

by Billy Mitchell • 4 months ago

The fiscal 2019 guidance mandates that agencies share information with DHS's federalwide CDM dashboard and that going forward, they must provide "sufficient justification" to buy non-CDM continuous monitoring tools.

Why we need a federal data strategy

by Joel Gurin and Katarina Rebello • 8 months ago

OMB has launched a new website,, to encourage public comment on the Federal Data Strategy.

OMB: Three-quarters of agencies struggling to keep up with cyber risks

by FedScoop Staff • 9 months ago

OMB found that 71 of 96 agencies reviewed were not effectively managing risk, requiring “bold approaches” to secure their networks.

OMB issues new identity management guidance

by FedScoop Staff • 11 months ago

OMB wants agencies to form teams to lead Identity, Credential, and Access Management efforts.

Carol Bales

by FedScoop Staff • 11 months ago

Senior Policy Analyst, Office of Management and Budget

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