NIST gives agencies new guidance to prepare for next SolarWinds-like hack

by • 2 weeks ago

During the 2020 SolarWinds hack, bad actors were able to access thousands of networks inside and outside government.

Commerce CIO: Solarwinds pushed agency to abandon siloed approach to cybersecurity

by • 2 months ago

André Mendes says the 2020 breach led to a major change in how IT leaders at the agency work together on cybersecurity.

Federal agencies struggled to share information in SolarWinds aftermath, GAO finds

by • 4 months ago

Classified information created challenges, the GAO says, because agencies classify certain kinds of information differently.

IT reseller challenges USDA’s ’20-year tradition’ of sticking with Microsoft

by • 5 months ago

For the second time, Westwind successfully protested an attempt to award a task order for productivity software to the tech giant without competition.

House passes bill to address software supply chain risk at DHS

by • 7 months ago

The Senate referred the bill to its Homeland Security Committee on Thursday.

Bill to create cybersecurity workforce rotational program passes House

by • 8 months ago

The legislation is intended to increase talent exchange between the federal government and private sector.