GAO: Congress’ ‘secure’ system for discrimination and harassment claims wasn’t that secure

by Dave Nyczepir • 2 weeks ago

Security controls "needed to ensure the confidentiality, integrity and availability of the system were not fully tested before the system was deployed," GAO says about SOCRATES.

Does NIST’s draft Privacy Framework pave the way for better agency tech?

by Dave Nyczepir • 5 months ago

“I am extremely bullish on innovation in the area of digital identity and privacy with government agencies going forward," said one privacy expert.

Department of Homeland Security moves forward with SSN phaseout

by Dave Nyczepir • 7 months ago

An alternative identifier has been developed for every employee and contractor on human capital systems.

Report: Federal websites ‘most improved’ for security and privacy best practices

by Dave Nyczepir • 10 months ago

The Federal Emergency Management Agency’s website received the top score for the sector and was among 11 other agencies whose sites placed in OTA’s top 50.

Lawmakers question proposed budget cuts, layoffs at NIST

by Dave Nyczepir • 11 months ago

Also: an update on the institute's forthcoming Privacy Framework.

Citizens express concern about election integrity commission’s data security, only to find their data published online

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 3 years ago

The unredacted comments published on Thursday include information like citizens' full names, email addresses, home addresses and phone numbers.

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