Small Business Administration (SBA)
AWS’ U.S. federal director talks about rapid response at agencies using the cloud
Agencies are looking beyond applications in the cloud and asking, ‘How would you solve this mission problem’ with the latest cloud technologies?
Pandemic Analytics Center of Excellence will help IGs investigate fraud
COVID-19 relief fraud investigations will last the decade, but not much, if any, funding appears to be going to automated screening of loan applicants.
Missing E-Tran controls saw SBA issue $692M in duplicate pandemic relief loans
Proper screening could catch such errors, as well as fraud the agency is instead investigating after the fact.
ATARC intends to merge agency and vendor zero trust working groups
The Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation program director and federal chief information security officer intend to participate in the Zero Trust Working Group.
Cybersecurity and IT top GAO’s High Risk List, yet again
Leadership commitment to national cybersecurity regressed, in large part due to the lack of a comprehensive National Cyber Strategy or national cyber director.
SBA adapting IT systems providing COVID-19 relief amid program changes
The Biden administration made more changes to the Paycheck Protection Program on Wednesday, necessitating tweaks to E-Tran.