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OPM extends temporary hiring exemptions for IT modernization

by Carten Cordell • 3 weeks ago

The Office of Personnel Management is looking to give federal agencies a leg up in hiring temporary talent for their cloud migration and information technology modernization projects.

The challenge of cybersecurity draws the public and private sectors closer, U.S. CISO says

by Carten Cordell • 2 months ago

Cybersecurity is a two-headed problem of finding the right people and the right tools. The public and the private sectors are trying to tackle it together.

CIO Council to host massive federal IT hiring event

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 3 months ago

The government wants you (and you and probably you) for IT positions.

To recruit cyber talent, feds must make up elsewhere what jobs lack in pay, survey says

by FedScoop Staff • 7 months ago

On average, federal agencies pay $7,000 less to their cyber personnel than in other industries, according to the eighth biannual Global Information Security Workforce Study.

Finding feelings: Intelligence agency lines up new tool for rooting out insider threats

by Samantha Ehlinger • 10 months ago

The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency plans to try software that "looks for emotion" in employees by analyzing text in emails, work chats, social media and more.

Meet the man responsible for teaching some of the NSA’s best young hackers

by Chris Bing • 11 months ago

Carnegie Mellon University is to the NSA what the University of Alabama is to the NFL. And Professor David Brumley is CMU’s Nick Saban.