cybersecurity

Sens. Dianne Feinstein, Saxby Chambliss Ask Businesses to Support Cybersecurity Legislation

Senate Intelligence Committee leaders have appealed to the business community for support on legislation to increase cyber intelligence sharing between government and private organizations, ...
Peter LaMontagne - Novetta, ExecutiveMosaic

Novetta Reports Cybersecurity Coalition Takedown of Axiom-Related Malware; Peter LaMontagne Comments

Peter LaMontagne Novetta Solutions has released a new report that details the existence of a foreign cybersecurity threat and action steps compiled by industry on how to remediate and ...
Lt. Gen. Edward Cardon

Edward Cardon: Army Starts IT Talent Recruitment for New Cyber Force

Lt. Gen. Edward Cardon Edward Cardon, commanding general of the U.S. Army Cyber Command, said the service has begun to recruit information technology professionals to join the branch’s ...
Stephen Warren

Stephen Warren Seeks More Updates to VA Security Amid Cyberthreat Growth

Stephen Warren Stephen Warren, chief information officer at the Department of Veterans Affairs, said keeping the security of the agency’s information systems updated and resilient ...
cybersecurity

Rick Lauderdale: DOE Adopts Dashboard Tool to Monitor IT Setup

The Energy Department has developed a new dashboard tool it plans to use to protect its networks and systems against cybersecurity incidents, DOE’s chief architect has told Federal ...
big data

BDNA’s Walker White: Big Data Security, Virtualization as Priorities for Gov’t IT

Walker White, president of data quality company BDNA, predicts that big data security, virtualization and application rationalization will be top priorities for government enterprises in ...
CyberCrimeKeyboard

FBI, Secret Service Partner to Raise Finance Industry’s Awareness of Cyber Risks

A team of U.S. Secret Service and FBI agents emphasized the importance of public-private efforts in the fight against cyber crime during a Financial Services Roundtable forum held Monday ...
Jim Mellander

DOE Cyber Vet Jim Mellander to Retire Next Month

Jim Mellander Jim Mellander, a 14-year cybersecurity veteran of the U.S. Energy Department, will leave the agency on Nov. 1 to pursue his personal interests. He serves as senior cybersecurity ...
Sanjeev Bhagowalia

Sanjeev Bhagowalia is New Treasury Deputy Assistant Secretary, CIO

Sanjeev Bhagowalia Sanjeev Bhagowalia has joined the Treasury Department as deputy assistant secretary and chief information officer, Pacific Business News reported Friday. Duane Shimogawa ...
Michael Daniel

Michael Daniel: White House to Focus on ‘Smaller’ Cybersecurity Bills

Michael Daniel Michael Daniel, White House cybersecurity coordinator, has said the Obama administration plans to pursue congressional approval on “smaller” cybersecurity ...