Michael Gilmore

Michael Gilmore: DoD’s Testing Org Finds Security Flaws in Military Weapon Systems

Michael Gilmore Michael Gilmore, operational test and evaluation director at the Defense Department, said his office uncovered cybersecurity vulnerabilities in more than 40 weapons ...
Mark Orndorff

Report: DISA’s Mark Orndorff to Retire by End of January

Mark Orndorff Mark Orndorff, a risk management executive at the Defense Information Systems Agency, will retire at the end of the month after 36 years of public service, Federal ...
cyber

US, UK Seek to Expand Cybersecurity Cooperation

President Barack Obama wants to expand the cybersecurity cooperation between the U.S. and U.K. in a move to protect critical infrastructure, businesses and privacy from cyber threats, ...
cybersecurity

Report: President Obama Discusses His Cybersecurity Agenda with Congressional Leaders

President Barack Obama has met with congressional leaders to promote legislation to allow public and private organizations to share cyber threat information in real time, FedTech Magazine ...
Mark Orndorff

Mark Orndorff: DISA to Focus More on Cyber Strategies After Reorganization

Mark Orndorff Mark Orndorff, chief information assurance executive at the Defense Information Systems Agency, has said the agency’s cybersecurity office will restructure to concentrate ...
CyberStock

White House Updates Govt-Industry Cyber Info Sharing Proposal

The White House has updated its proposal for legislation to promote the sharing of information on cybersecurity threats between government and industry in an effort to increase collaborations ...
cyber

Energy Dept Issues Cybersecurity Framework Guidance

The Energy Department has issued a set of guidelines for the implementation of the National Institutes of Standards and Technology’s cybersecurity framework. This release is one ...
Frank Kendall

Frank Kendall Issues New Defense Acquisitions Guidance

Frank Kendall Frank Kendall, acquisition chief at the Defense Department, has updated the agency’s procurement guidelines to offer multiple sample program structures, DoD News ...
Patrick Donahoe

Patrick Donahoe: USPS Employs Internal Network Scans to Counter Cyber Attacks

Patrick Donahoe Postmaster General Patrick Donahoe has said the U.S. Postal Service is implementing internal scans of its network in order to maintain and protect the system from cyber ...
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Report: 5 Cybersecurity Bills Get Obama’s Signature

President Barack Obama on Thursday signed into law the Federal Information Security Modernization Act and four other cybersecurity bills, GovInfoSecurity reported Thursday. Eric Chabrow ...