Tony Scott

Tony Scott: Cloud Strategies Need to Have Time Frames, Common Services

Tony Scott Federal CIO Tony Scott has outlined his strategy to drive government information technology programs toward completion as initiatives on digital services, cybersecurity ...
cyber

Report: House Intell Panel to Vote on Cyber Info Sharing Bill Thursday

The House Intelligence Committee was scheduled Tuesday to introduce a cybersecurity bill that would offer liability safeguards for companies that participate in government-industry ...
cybersecurity

Rod Turk: DOE Seeks to Bolster Security Tools at Agency’s Cyber Coordination Hub

Rod Turk, chief information security officer at the U.S. Energy Department, has said the agency wants build up its defense against computer security threats through the Joint Cyber ...
Michael Rogers

NSA’s Adm. Michael Rogers: US Military’s Cyber Defense Corps to Begin Operations in September 2016

Michael Rogers Adm. Michael Rogers, director of the National Security Agency and commander of the U.S. Cyber Command, has said the U.S. military’s new cyber defense corps would start ...
cybersecurity

Obama’s 2016 Budget Proposal Allots $5.5B for DoD Cyber Operations

More than half of President Barack Obama’s proposed fiscal 2016 cybersecurity budget of $5.5 billion for the Defense Department would go to the agency’s cyber infrastructure ...
cybersecurity

Jeff Wagner: OPM Looks to Increase Cyber Threat Visibility with Orchestration Strategy

Jeff Wagner, information security director at the Office of Personnel Management, has authored a white paper that proposes a “security through visibility” method to safeguard ...
cybersecurity

OPM Gives Pentagon Authority to Hire 3K Cyber Staffers

The Office of Personnel Management has given the Defense Department the authority to hire 3,000 staffers in cybersecurity for all DoD components including U.S. Cyber Command. OPM ...
Gregory Touhill

Profile: Gregory Touhill, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Cybersecurity Operations and Programs in the Department of Homeland Security’s Office of Cybersecurity and Communications

Gregory Touhill Brig. Gen. (ret.) Gregory Touhill serves as the Department of Homeland Security’s deputy assistant secretary for cybersecurity operations and programs within the National ...
cybersecurity

DARPA Explores New Methods to Secure Personal, Business Information

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency wants to partner with industry to develop tools or methods to protect sensitive personal information and corporate trade secrets, Military ...
Donna Dodson

Profile: Donna Dodson, NIST’s Chief Cybersecurity Advisor and IT Laboratory Associate Director for Cybersecurity

Donna Dodson Donna Dodson serves as associate director for cybersecurity and chief cybersecurity adviser of the information technology laboratory of the National Institute of Standards ...