security operations centers
The 4 federal shared services marketplaces are shaping up
The Department of Health and Human Services may soon be the latest QSMO, while the others have taken strides to build out their marketplaces.
USDA consolidating SOC functions, personnel
CISO Venice Goodwine has placed an emphasis on standardizing position descriptions in an effort to develop a workforce that can support new cyber capabilities.
Citizenship and Immigration Services ramps up SOC automation
CISO Shane Barney is growing his team of 100 developers within the security operations center, which is even testing bots in machine learning.
DHS may change how it staffs its Security Operations Centers
Rather than have each SOC contract independently for staff services, a multiple-award contract vehicle would be used.
DHS’s West to retire at the end of May
DHS officials confirmed that Barry West, deputy CIO and senior accountable official for risk management, will retire from the department on May 31.
SOC-as-a-Service may be the first of multiple CDM shared services
CDM officials are looking at other possible cybersecurity offerings the program could develop as a shared service provider.